Wilderness and
Remote First Aid

Course Director:

Steve Von Ehrenkrook


Wilderness First Aid

In 2022:                 All session at Camp Herms – Lower Field
                                      April 2 -3, 2022
                                     June 11 – 12, 2022
                                     September 10 – 11, 2022
                                     October 22 – 23, 2022
In 2023:              All sessions at Camp Herms  Lower Field/Lodge
                                     March 18 -19, 2023
                                    April 15 – 16, 2023
                                    September 23 – 24, 2023
                                    October 7 – 8, 2023
Class times are 7:00am – 4:00pm on both days.
There are mandatory online prep course(s) that must be completed before the Saturday start time to participate in the class


4/2 – Adult/Youth

5/14 – Professional Rescuer


This course is a practical course with an emphasis on making good decisions by staying calm and safe, doing good patient assessment, establishing efficient communication channels and providing proper leadership to the group. This 16 hour class will give the students ample time to practice their first aid and leadership skills in on outdoor setting. This class will focus on practicing skills and covering patient assessment, shock and bleeding, head and spinal injuries, wounds, musculoskeletal injuries, heat and cold illnesses, and much more. The course will provide outdoor scenarios to practice and refresh first aid skills. This course and Philmont certificate is required for adult leaders attending Philmont and other high adventure bases. It is recommended, but not required, that students taking this class take an Adult CPR prior to attending this course. 

If you have questions, please email Steve Von Ehrenkrook

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