Are you planning a “High Adventure” trip with your Troop or Crew in the next two years to one of the BSA national high Adventure bases? Is your unit planning a trip to a high adventure camp or working to secure a trip through a private contractor outfitter? Are you wanting to make sure you are prepared for a Wilderness situation? Then you are going to need this course. Sign up now. It is a mandate for high adventure and backcountry excursions. Even if you are not planning a Scouting trip to the backcountry these skills could save a life. Register today at: https://scoutingevent.com/324-17526
What: Wilderness First Aid—Standard Level Course 20 Hours
Course (Approx. 16 hours)
Skills Practice Approx. 4 hours
Where: Cornhusker Council Outdoor Education Center 600 south 120th Street Walton, NE
When: April 6, 7, 8 2018
Option A - $140
Includes: 2 course reference manuals/certification documents, course materials, and incidentals, 5 meals and option to camp on the property over the weekend.
Option B $100
Includes: 2 course reference manuals/certification documents, course materials and incidentals ( no meals provided)
Prerequisites: Current CPR and 1st Aid Cards (Must Have Copy with Registration) "Must be within two-year window of course"
If you need current CPR and Basic First Aid cards sign up for Basic First Aid CPR/AED training at the Seven Feathers Merit Bade University Adult offerings https://scoutingevent.com/324-17613 March 3rd at the Beatrice campus of Southeast Community College.
Course participants will need also need to:
Dress appropriately for environment and training (no revealing clothing). Be comfortable.
Bring 1 set disposable clothing (pants & shirt) Goodwill or salvation army work well and is cheap (they will be destroyed)
Personal Gear if Camping overnight at the OEC
Copies or Originals of Current CPR and 1st Aid Cards