Nov 29, Dec 1, Dec 4|
Wilderness First Aid (NOLS)
NJ Search and Rescue will lead this Wilderness First Aid Course. This course is the NOLS curriculum and includes specific, hands-on info on what we regularly encounter in the northeast!
Time & Location
Nov 29, Dec 1, Dec 4
NYNJTC Headquarters, 600 Ramapo Valley Rd, Mahwah, NJ 07430, USA
About the event
Jeffrey Greenburg from NJ Search and Rescue will lead this Wilderness First Aid Course. He is a NOLS certified instructor for the WFA Curriculum and takes it a step further by gearing the class to what we encounter on our northeast trails!
November 29th 6pm-9:30pm, in-person class @ NYNJTC Headquarters
December 1st 6pm-9:30pm, Zoom class
December 4th 10am-6pm, in-person class @ NYNJTC Headquarters
**attendance at all three classes is required
**pre-registration is required
The two in person classes are hands-on, while the Zoom goes over knowledge that does not require much hands-on. The course teaches skills to recognize and treat many common emergencies encountered in the Wilderness, such as patient assessment, trauma, environmental emergencies, wildlife bites/stings, and other medical emergencies.
The cost is $180 (normally $350!)
The in-person classes are held at:
New York-New Jersey Trail Conference Headquarters
600 Ramapo Valley Rd. Mahwah, NJ 07430
Zoom information will be emailed out a few days before the class.
Wilderness First Aid Course
Jeffrey Greenburg from NJ Search and Rescue will lead this Wilderness First Aid Course. They certified to teach the NOLS curriculum and take it a step further by gearing the class to what we encounter in the northeast! November 29th is an evening in-person class December 1st is an evening Zoom class December 4th is a live all day, in-person class