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Backcountry First Aid ~ Essential Wilderness Medicine Basics
2.5 Hours 10 Student Max Level: Beginner to Intermediate Price: $45
This essential course covers the principles and protocols for basic first aid in the wilderness.
You will learn how to treat the most common injuries & illness associated with backcountry travel and manage the more severe problems that can occur.
Ideal for hikers, backpackers, hunters, off roaders and other outdoor enthusiasts, this course is also great for families, traveling and anyone wanting to be prepared.
This class is designed for those who Do Not need or desire a 2 day course with WFA (Wilderness First Aid) certification. There is no certificate accompanying this class.
YOU WILL NEED:
These items are needed so you can participate fully in exercises during this online zoom class.
PLEASE NOTE: Some information and images in class are graphic and may be disturbing.
This class is designed for those who do not need or desire a 2 day course with WFA (Wilderness First Aid) certification. There is no certificate accompanying this class.
CLASS SIZE is kept small (10 attendees) to facilitate questions and individual attention.
CLASS INCLUDES: 15% off one time coupon for an AHS purchase and when you create a Shack account you'll be given a 10% Discount for all future purchases as a part of the Arizona Hiking Shack family.
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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 credentials 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 renowned for being practical, thorough, and current. His attention to detail has garnered him acclaim from new enthusiasts to seasoned professionals alike.