Lifetime Activity Program
Term: Fall 2022 - Half Term II (10/17/2022 - 12/12/2022)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Times & Locations
|Start Date||End Date||Days||Time||Location|
|11/5/2022||11/5/2022||S||9:10am - 5:00pm||NHH G10|
|11/6/2022||11/6/2022||U||9:10am - 5:00pm||NHH G10|
WHO IS THE Wilderness First Aid (WFA) FOR?
The WFA is the perfect course for the outdoor enthusiast or trip leader who wants a basic level of first aid training for outdoor groups. It meets the UNH guidelines for basic trip leading. The WFA certification is taught by UNH faculty working with SOLO Wilderness Medicine. Students certifications will be by SOLO, one of the top schools for wilderness medicine in the world. Your certification is good for two years. This course is approved to recertify SOLO Wilderness First Responders.
WHAT IS TAUGHT?
The WFA is 16 hours long (two full days), and focuses on the basic skills of: Response and Assessment, Musculoskeletal Injuries, Environmental Emergencies, Survival Skills, Soft Tissue Injuries, and Medical Emergencies.