The following is a list of training opportunities offered in the Laurel Highlands Council in 2019:
WILDERNESS FIRST AID TRAINING [October 4 - 6, 2019 @ CAMP TWIN ECHO COST: $100.00]
Wilderness First Aid is a two-day introduction to general medical concepts and basic life support skills. This training is targeted to Scout Leaders that are taking troops or crews into the backcountry where medical help is more that an hour away.
Course topics are:
Patient Assessment System; CPR; Circulatory System; Nervous System; Respiratory System; Fractures, Stable Injuries; Splints 1-Extremities; Hypothermia; Hyperthermia and Heat Illness; Near Drowning; Lightning Injuries; Wounds and Burns; Anaphylaxis; Lifting, Moving Extrication; Patient Carries; Backcountry Medici
The course begin at 7:30 pm on Friday. On Saturday it will run 8:00 am to 6:00 pm on Saturday and 8:00 am to Noon on Sunday. You are welcome to stay at camp on Friday and Saturdays nights.
Breakfast and Lunch will be provided. If you stay at camp on Saturday, you will be responsible for your own dinner.
All participants must be at least 14 years of age and have completed CPR/AED Training prior to the start of the course
The course is limited to 20 participants..
Here is the link to the Council's Training schedule for 2019:
Registration for any of these courses should be done through the Council's website.