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Wilderness Readiness

October 21, 2017 | 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM

Ken Bahnuk Lounge, Ben Avery Building, Laurentian University

Planning, preparation, and practice are essential themes for individuals who travel or work in remote to semi-remote locations.  Knowing how to navigate using map and compass, packing and carrying the right gear, to setting up an efficient backcountry campsite will be just a few of the topics covered in this course.

 

Registration Includes: Certificate of Completion, Materials and Equipment Rentals and Lunch

 

Registration Deadline: October 6, 2017

 

Minimum Enrollment: 8

Maximum Enrollment: 20

  • Student Rate$45+HST
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  • Industry Rate$199+HST
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Wilderness First Aid

October 28, 2017 | 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM

ROOM CHANGE: Room SE210, School of Education Building

Please note: This course will no longer be taking place in the Ken Bahnuk Lounge. It will now be taking place in room SE210 which is in the School of Education building.

 

Basic Wilderness First Aid is designed for individuals who work or travel in remote locations.  This course provides participants with an introduction to wilderness first aid, with an emphasis on prevention and practical skills for dealing with common illnesses and injuries in backcountry situations.  The program includes basic CPR/AED training for the Lay Rescuer.  Participants will receive an 8 hour  Wilderness First Aid Certificate from SIRIUS Wilderness Medicine.

 

Registration Includes: Certificate of Completion, 8 Hour Wilderness First Aid Certificate from SIRIUS, Materials and Equipment Rentals, First Aid Textbook and Lunch

 

Registration Deadline: October 6, 2017

 

Minimum Enrollment: 8

Maximum Enrollment: 20

  • Student Rate$60+HST
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  • Industry Rate$199+HST
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