Face any challenge, anywhere by having the right wilderness first aid training.
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Wilderness First Aid – Boreal River Rescue – 31323
May 22 - May 23$379
The best and most comprehensive course of its kind to offer relevant and realistic first-aid training for seasonal outdoor activities or short term wilderness endeavors and pursuits.
Wilderness First Aid is a two-day introduction to general medical concepts and basic life support skills. It is targeted to the outdoor enthusiast on day trips or short adventures. The course is taught by professional instructors with significant patient care and backcountry experience.
The course is in English. 30 min from downtown Ottawa.
Enjoy the surrounding wilderness. 5 mins from the awesome town of Wakefield.
Option A – Commute from Ottawa/Gatineau (30 minutes)
Option B – Book a private room at a hotel or B&B in the village of Wakefield.
Bring groceries to prepare your own meals in the fully equipped kitchen.
Boreal River supplies coffee and tea.
There are grocery stores, restaurants, cafés, and bakeries a short drive away in Wakefield.