Wilderness First Aid (Emergency Remote Site First Aid) Course
COURSE: Wilderness First Aid Advanced Course 36 hours
DATE: 4 full days
- Friday 22 and Saturday 23 April 2016 in Dubai Training Centre
- Friday 29 and Saturday 30 April 2016 outside of Dubai (to be advised more than likely RAK/Dibba)
TIME: 08:00-18:00 daily for all days.
Valid first aid CPR & AED certificate
All participants should be able to read, write and understand English well.
All participants will be required to pass a basic written and practical exam to achieve the certification.
Accreditations & Certifications
The course is certified by the Emergency Care and Safety Institute (ECSI) in the USA and is locally accredited by the Dubai Corporation for Ambulance Services (DCAS).
The course content is as follows:
·Basic Anatomy & Physiology
·First Aid Skills including wounds, injuries, fractures, burns
·Remote Site First Aid Skills including survival skills esp desert survival lecture
·Practical First Aid skills for wounds, fractures, use of EPI-PEN, first aid kits.
·Medical Emergencies such as heart attack, diabetic emergencies, allergic reactions.
·Written and Practical Evaluations
·Scenario based exercises
CPR & AED Skills
·Adult , Child & Infant CPR & AED
·Adult, Child and Infant Choking (airway obstruction)
All certificates are valid for a period of 2 years from date of issue and are presented on the final day of training at the end of the course.
The course is presented in an interactive and enjoyable format, ensuring maximum participation and involvement of all students. Lectures and practical scenarios to ensure all skills are mastered and practiced.
The course fee per person is Dhs 1,950 per person and includes lunch and snacks on all days in Dubai.
Excluded: Accommodation costs of required for Friday night (29 April) Lunch is provided for 29 and 30 April.
Payment can be made in cash/by cheque or online (click this link). Once payment has been made a course manual is provided for some pre-course reading and exercises.