Wilderness First Aid is a dynamic blend of current first aid guidelines, adapting to your remote environment and limited resources. Whether you are working in a distant location, guiding clients in the back-country or simply an adventurous person exploring the great outdoors, this is a course for you.
- Remote field workers
- Forest firefighters
- Outdoor Guides
- Residing in an area with remote medical care
- Travelling to exotic locations
- Adventurous explorers
Mental Health First Aid – Basic is intended for adults interacting with adults (18 years and older). This courses focuses on the four most common mental health disorders including substance related, mood related, anxiety and trauma related, and psychotic disorders. Participants who take this course are well prepared to interact confidently about mental health with their family, friends, communities, and workplaces.
Crisis first aid skills learned
- Substance overdose
- Suicidal behaviour
- Panic attack
- Acute stress reaction
- Psychotic episode