Wilderness First Aid November 2023


Nov 17, 2023 7:00 pm to Nov 18, 2023 8:00 pm



Camp Sidney Dew
3624 Everett Springs Road
Armuchee, GA 30105
Location Phone: 706-234-2393


BSA Wilderness First Aid Certification Course

November 17-18, 2023

Check-in 7pm Friday. Course starts at 8pm

Departure by 8pm Saturday

Do you travel to remote locations?

Are you 14 years old or older?

Do you have a passion for First Aid?

We have the perfect training for you!

Sign up for the NWGA BSA Wilderness First Aid Course and learn how to manage common injuries and illnesses when medical care is an hour away or more. This includes 16-hour BSA WFA Certification Course and CPR/AED Certification meeting BSA standards for High Adventure Bases through the Emergency Care and Safety Institute (ECSI).

Pre-registration required. Class Size is limited to 20 people

Cost: $50.00 per person (includes meals, WFA & CPR e-books and certifications)

Lodging in lakeside cabins

No uniform required

Topics To Be Covered:


Types of Delayed-help Situations

Emergency Action Steps

Checking the scene, patient, and resources

Contacting help

Caring for the patient long term

Patient assessment and Record Keeping

Preventing Disease Transmission

Prioritizing Care

Carrying Out the Plan

Deciding to Evacuate

Treatment of injuries such as: Wounds, Head and Spinal Injuries, Extremity Injuries, Abdominal Injuries, Sudden Illnesses, Major Bites and Stings, Burns, Altitude Illnesses, Shock

Please contact Virginia Yockey at yockey11@gmail.com if you have any questions about the course.

File Name Description
2023 Med Form A and B 2022 BSA Medical Form Download
WFA Flyer Download