Remote First Aid

Abbotsford, BC

604-477-4663

Remote First Aid

Outdoor adventuring is awesome! Coming back safely is even better. Enter our 20 hour Remote First Aid Course!

This course is designed for weekend warriors, scout and guide leaders and wilderness instructors staying closer to help. We add basic shelter construction on top of the normal content because of the environment we play in. All of this is taught by Wilderness Guides, so you’re sure to have an epic time.

FUN FACTS:

  1. We offer Free Skill Refreshers for up to 2 years after the course.
  2. Includes CPR C and AED.
  3. You can upgrade to the next level (Wilderness First Aid) up to 1 year after completing this course.
  4. This course counts for 20 credits towards keeping your EMR License current
  5. OFA1 equivalency is available!

 

*Recertification Courses now offered for Remote First Aid in Abbotsford, Vancouver, Victoria and Nanaimo.
Participants must provide a VALID RFA Certificate to the office prior to their course.
 
Please note: Recertifying participants have TWO options to complete this course:
  1. Join any two day RFA Course to complete your recertification (purchased under specific recertification link) OR
  2. Join any one day (+ one evening – online) RFA recertification course to complete your recertification.
Both options are available for the same price of $199.95 – $209.95 + GST / participant. Participants will not receive another Field Guide during their recertification course.

Details

20 hours of amazing wilderness learning

Cost: $299.95 – $349.95 + tax
*Price varies by location

Pre-requisite(s): Ages 12+. Participants must be in good health and physical condition.

Completion Criteria:
• Ability to comprehend and successfully demonstrate the skills
• Ability to complete a written, closed book, independently completed knowledge evaluation with
a minimum mark of 75%
• Participants must attend and participate in 100% of the course
Course Content

Preparation and Planning
Your Health
What is the P.L.A.N.T.M.? (when dealing with a person this will help decide if the person should stay on the trip, should they should be taken to help by the party, or whether help should be brought to the party)
Airway Emergencies
Breathing and Circulation Emergencies
First Aid for Respiratory and Cardiac Arrest
Wound Care
Bone, Muscle, and Joint Injuries
Head and Spine Injuries
Environmental Situations
Poisons
Cold and Heat-Related Emergencies
Medical Emergencies
Evacuation and Transportation
Extended Care

Upcoming Courses

may

21mayAll Day22Remote First Aid Recertification - VancouverMust provide a valid RFA certificate upon registration.

21may(may 21)8:30 am22(may 22)6:30 pmSold Out!Remote First Aid - VancouverPrerequisite for Remote to Wilderness First Aid Bridging Course

june

04junAll Day05Sold Out!Remote First Aid Recertification - ChilliwackMust provide a valid RFA certificate upon registration.

04jun(jun 4)8:30 am05(jun 5)6:30 pmSold Out!Remote First Aid - ChilliwackPrerequisite for Remote to Wilderness First Aid Bridging Course

18junAll Day19Remote First Aid Recertification - VictoriaMust provide a valid RFA certificate upon registration.

18jun(jun 18)8:30 am19(jun 19)6:30 pmRemote First Aid - VictoriaPrerequisite for Remote to Wilderness First Aid Bridging Course

25junAll Day26REMOTE FIRST AID - KAMLOOPSExact location TBD

july

02julAll Day03Remote First Aid Recertification - AbbotsfordMust provide a valid RFA certificate upon registration.

02jul(jul 2)8:30 am03(jul 3)6:30 pmRemote First Aid -AbbotsfordPrerequisite for Remote to Wilderness First Aid Bridging Course

16julAll Day17Remote First Aid Recertification - NanaimoMust provide a valid RFA certificate upon registration.

16jul(jul 16)8:30 am17(jul 17)6:30 pmRemote First Aid - NanaimoPrerequisite for Remote to Wilderness First Aid Bridging Course

23julAll DayRemote First Aid Recertification - VancouverRequired online component Friday evening 7-8pm

30julAll Day31Remote First Aid Recertification - VancouverMust provide a valid RFA certificate upon registration.

30jul(jul 30)8:30 am31(jul 31)6:30 pmRemote First Aid - VancouverPrerequisite for Remote to Wilderness First Aid Bridging Course

august

13augAll Day14Remote First Aid Recertification - ChilliwackMust provide a valid RFA certificate upon registration.

13aug(aug 13)8:30 am14(aug 14)6:30 pmRemote First Aid - ChilliwackPrerequisite for Remote to Wilderness First Aid Bridging Course

27augAll Day28Remote First Aid Recertification - VictoriaMust provide a valid RFA certificate upon registration.

27aug(aug 27)8:30 am28(aug 28)6:30 pmRemote First Aid - VictoriaPrerequisite for Remote to Wilderness First Aid Bridging Course

october

01octAll Day02Remote First Aid Recertification - AbbotsfordMust provide a valid RFA certificate upon registration.

01oct8:30 am02(oct 2)6:30 pmRemote First Aid - AbbotsfordPrerequisite for Remote to Wilderness First Aid Bridging Course

08oct(oct 8)8:30 am09(oct 9)6:30 pmRemote First Aid - SmithersPrerequisite for Remote to Wilderness First Aid Bridging Course

15octAll Day16Remote First Aid Recertification - NanaimoMust provide a valid RFA certificate upon registration.

15oct(oct 15)8:30 am16(oct 16)6:30 pmRemote First Aid - NanaimoPrerequisite for Remote to Wilderness First Aid Bridging Course

22octAll DayRemote First Aid Recertification - NanaimoRequired online component Friday evening 7-8pm

29octAll Day30Remote First Aid Recertification - VancouverMust provide a valid RFA certificate upon registration.

29oct(oct 29)8:30 am30(oct 30)6:30 pmRemote First Aid - VancouverPrerequisite for Remote to Wilderness First Aid Bridging Course

november

12novAll Day13Remote First Aid Recertification - ChilliwackMust provide a valid RFA certificate upon registration.

12nov(nov 12)8:30 am13(nov 13)6:30 pmRemote First Aid - ChilliwackPrerequisite for Remote to Wilderness First Aid Bridging Course

26novAll Day27Remote First Aid Recertification - VictoriaMust provide a valid RFA certificate upon registration.

26nov(nov 26)8:30 am27(nov 27)6:30 pmRemote First Aid - VictoriaPrerequisite for Remote to Wilderness First Aid Bridging Course

december

10decAll Day11Remote First Aid Recertification - AbbotsfordMust provide a valid RFA certificate upon registration.

10dec(dec 10)8:30 am11(dec 11)6:30 pmRemote First Aid - AbbotsfordPrerequisite for Remote to Wilderness First Aid Bridging Course

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604-477-4663

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