Wilderness First Aid [20h]

Saturday, November 2, 2024 08:30toSunday, November 10, 2024 18:00
probably 5th floor GIC facility
$217 + taxes

The Dept. of Geography is organizing two 20 hour Wilderness First Aid course in April.


The next 40 hour ADVANCED Wilderness First Aid courses will be at a Montreal Sports Club on Nov 2-3, 9-10. The instructor will be from www.siriusmed.com.

A minimum of 7 committed participants is required to run a course.

If we have fewer than 7 participants before the course, the group will have the option of paying slightly more per person, so the course goes ahead.


Training and topics. [+ EHS doesn't have the full description of SIRIUS 40h course]

  • CPR and AED cardiac defibrilation.
  • First Aid treatment of injuries - basics and specifics for remote locations.
  • Assessing and stabilizing injuries in preparation for emergency evacuation.
  • 3 - 4 outdoor simulations near Burnside Hall.


Certification and first aid books will be provided.


Some research grants cover the cost of Wilderness First Aid training, so ask your supervisors.


Cost. The cost per participant is unknown to EHS

Location of course. Sports club, ask Sirius for details

To register: 40h Advanced Wilderness First Aid on Nov 2-3 and Nov 9-10: https://siriusmedx.com/r/zj9

For additional information, Please contact https://siriusmedx.com/en_CA/contact-us

Feel free to contact me for more info. Tell your friends about the course. Stay safe.






Dept. of Geography

Cel. 438-929-4493


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