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.
 

Upcoming Trainings

Camp Barnhardt (map)
  Description: Powder Horn 2014 Start Date: 9/5/2014   End Date: 9/8/2014 Age Requirement: Birthdate cannot be after 9/5/2000 Registration Begins: 1/20/2014 Last Day to Register: 7/31/2014 Contact E-mail: jsw@carolina.rr.com Cost: $135.00 per Adult Leader $95.00 per Youth Details:   For more information and to register for Powder Horn 2014, click here.