NYSOGA Wilderness First Aid: How to respond in remote areas

This one-day course teaches participants how to respond when help is more than an hour away. This certification, a balance of classroom and skills practice, is accepted as a prerequisite to becoming a licensed outdoor guide. It is also recommended for any backcountry leader or traveler. This certification is valid for 2 years.

9-hour certification course – July 13, 2019 – 9:00 a.m. to 6 p.m.

To sign up please fill in the wilderness first aid online registration form.

Click here to print the WFA registration form for mail-in registration and payment. Those who have paid online, please bring a receipt or a screen shot to show the instructor you have paid.

$120, includes instruction, materials, lunch and 2 breaks. Catskill Center 43355 Rt 28, Arkville, NY 12406. cccd@cc.org

What to look for… and what to do:

  • – Muscle, joint, bone injury
    – Soft tissue injury
    – Bandages and splints
    – Sudden illness
    – Heat and cold injury or illness
    – Evacuation methods
    – Prevention advice
    – Recommended first aid supplies

Pre-registration required by… July 5th, 2019

For questions or more information: adkfoothill@gmail.com or call 518-637-6193.
Please click here to download the WFA registration form in a PDF format

Wilderness First Aid Registration Form

Please fill in the information below. Pre-registration and payment are required to successfully register for this course. Upon submission of this form, you will be able to pay the course fee online. A confirmation notice will be sent when your registration form and payment are received. The fee for the course is $120.00 per person and must be received to confirm your participation in the class. PLEASE BRING A PAYPAL PAYMENT RECEIPT OR SCREEN SHOT WITH YOU TO THE WILDERNESS FIRST AID CLASS AS PROOF OF PAYMENT FOR THE INSTRUCTOR. Thank you.