Wilderness First Aid Training
Wilderness First Aid (WFA) is the assessment of and treatment given to an ill or injured person in a remote environment where definitive care by a physician and/or rapid transport is not readily available.
The course is limited to 20 participants.
Full Course Information:
We will be offering two Wilderness First Aid courses for 2020
Course 1: March 13-15, 2020
Course 2: April 24-26, 2020
Where: Camp Mack Training Center
Registration: Registration for both courses should open in January 2020
March Course Registration
April Course Registration
Friday night 7 to 10 PM CPR Certification
Saturday and Sunday, 8 AM to 4 PM WFA Certification
(You must have a current CPR Certification to receive WFA Certification)
Course Costs: CPR Certification Only- TBD
WFA Certification Only (Must provide proof of current CPR Certification)-TBD
Both CPR and WFA Certifications-TBD
Registration closes two weeks before the course starts
What You Will Receive:
Emergency Care & Safety Institute (ECSI) training materials and certification.
2 Year Certifications in WFA
2 Year Certification in CPR
What You Need to Bring:
Lunch each day, snacks, drinks
First aid kit you would normally carry on a hiking trip
Other Important Information: Overnight accommodations are available at the Camp Mack Training Center at no extra cost. Please contact Daniel Hanson 717-553-4205 or firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve a bunk.
Meals will not be provided, however, participants can use the refrigerator and Training Center kitchen.
Questions: Contact Daniel Hanson at either 717-553-4205 or email@example.com
Wilderness First Aid Flyer
Chain Saw Safety Training
This course covers the skills and knowledge to safely use a chainsaw. Completion of this training is required to run a chain saw on Pennsylvania Dutch Council owned properties. This training is open to any adult 18 or older. The training is good for two years.
When: November 3, 2018
Where: Camp Mack Maintenance Shop, 2 Scout Ln, Newmanstown, PA 17073
Equipment needed: Participants must bring their own work gloves, leather boot, safety glasses and hearing protection. If you have a hard hat or logger chaps you can bring them as well.
Registration Information: Class size is limited to 6 people, to register contact Gary Guare, by October 20, 2018, firstname.lastname@example.org or 717-626-5674