Tuesday December 15th, 6:00 – 8:00 PM (Arizona Time)
ONLINE ZOOM CLASS 2 Hours 10 Student Max
Level: Beginner to Intermediate
Essential Wilderness Medicine Basics
This essential course covers the principles and protocols for basic first aid in the wilderness. Hands on practice and a fundamental knowledge of Basic First Aid are vital skills, especially in remote areas.
Through live demonstrations, hands-on exercises, Q&A, and detailed graphic PowerPoint presentation you will get the practical knowledge that gives you confidence during a medical emergency.
You will learn how to treat the most common injuries & illness associated with backcountry travel and manage the more severe problems that can occur until EMS can be attained.
Ideal for hikers, backpackers, hunters, off roaders and other outdoor enthusiasts, this course is also great for families, travel and anyone wanting to be prepared.
Course covers protocols for:
YOU WILL NEED:
These items are needed for you to participate fully in exercises during this online zoom class.
PLEASE NOTE: Some information and images in class are graphic and may be disturbing.
CLASS INCLUDES: PDF information packet, access to PowerPoint presentation for future reference & 15% Off supplies coupon for AHS.
CLASS SIZE is kept small (10 attendees) to facilitate questions and individual attention.
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ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR:
Jonathan Mincks – Wilderness Skills & Safety Instructor
Mincks is a boondocks scholar who has been exploring the backcountry since in diapers. His life-long study and engagement in wilderness skills and emergency response has earned him multiple certifications and trainings in; Advanced Wilderness First Aid, CPR, Natural Medicine, Wilderness Survival, Desert Survival, and Outfitting.
Members of the Central Arizona Mountain Rescue Association Search and Rescue team have called his classes “PSAR” – Preventative Search and Rescue.
His inspiring approach to teaching is renown for being practical, thorough, and current. His attention to detail has garnered him acclaim from new enthusiasts to seasoned professionals alike.