Training Event Schedule

The following is a list of all training opportunities scheduled at this time. Check this list often as we frequently update it as new courses are scheduled. You can register online by clicking on the Register link beside the course you wish to take. You can download the application by clicking on "Download". Adobe Acrobat is required to print the application on your computer. Adobe Acrobat is a free program available from the Adobe web site.

 

Belk Scout Camp (map)

This 16 hour course will introduce the participant to skills necessary to handle basic first aid emergencies in a wilderness setting. The course combines lecture with hands-on application of material covered in class. Successful completion of this course certifies the student in WFA for a period of two years and meets the requirements for Philmont and other high adventure camps.

Some of the topics covered include:

  1. What is wilderness first aid?
  2. Patient assessment.
  3. Airway management.
  4. Hemorrhage control.
  5. Shock management.
  6. Improvised splinting techniques.
  7. Litter construction and carries.
  8. Scenario based practice sessions.

Notes: Arrive in Class A, we will switch to field uniform for outside training and practice.  Bring a water bottle, backpack packed for a weekend trip, and hiking poles if you have them. You will need to provide lunch and snacks for Saturday and snacks for Sunday. We will be outside for part of this training so dress accordingly.

For additional information, contact Mike Hastings at mike.hastings54@gmail.com.

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Upcoming Trainings

Belk Scout Camp (map)
BALOO (Basic Adult Leader Outdoor Orientation)   Basic Adult Leader Outdoor Orientation (BALOO) is a one-day training event that introduces leaders and parents to the skills needed to plan and conduct pack outdoor activities, particularly pack camping. Participants who complete this training course will:   Understand the focus of the Cub Scout level of the BSA outdoor program. Gain the skills needed to plan and carry out a successful Cub Scout-level overnight activity. Learn mo...