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January 2020

SOLO Wilderness First Aid

January 25, 2020 @ 9:00 AM - January 26, 2020 @ 5:00 PM
Waldo County Technical Center, 1022 Waterville Rd
Belfast, ME 04915 United States
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$175.00

Wilderness First Aid (WFA) creates a solid foundation in the basics of backcountry medical care. It is 16 hours long (two days), and focuses on the basic skills of: Response and Assessment, Musculoskeletal Injuries, Environmental Emergencies, Survival Skills, Soft Tissue Injuries, and Medical Emergencies.  This is an incredible course! Not only will you gain the skills you need to care for people in a remote location.  But, you will have a fantastic time...it is fun and fast moving.  There will…

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February 2020

SOLO Wilderness First Responder Re-cert

February 8, 2020 @ 8:00 AM - February 9, 2020 @ 5:00 PM
Waldo County Technical Center, 1022 Waterville Rd
Belfast, ME 04915 United States
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$185

This two-day course re-certifies current SOLO Wilderness First Responders. During the course you will review the core concepts of WFR refocusing on the fundamentals. As with all SOLO courses there will be classroom lessons, skill practice and scenarios.  

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SOLO Advanced Wilderness First Aid

February 15, 2020 @ 8:00 AM - February 18, 2020 @ 5:00 PM
Waldo County Technical Center, 1022 Waterville Rd
Belfast, ME 04915 United States
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$275

Are you ready to take your wilderness first aid to the next level. Advanced Wilderness First Aid course goes into greater depth than the WFA on the basic first aid subjects. The course emphasizes leadership skills and presents new skills such as litter packaging, traction splinting and managing a larger variety of medical emergencies. AWFA also fulfills recert requirements for an active WFR. The course will be taught by Nancy Zane at the Waldo County Technical Center in Belfast, Maine.…

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SOLO Wilderness First Responder

February 15, 2020 @ 8:00 AM - February 22, 2020 @ 5:00 PM
Waldo County Technical Center, 1022 Waterville Rd
Belfast, ME 04915 United States
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$575

The ultimate Wilderness Medical Course! SOLO’s Wilderness First Responder (WFR)  is the industry standard for outdoor leaders, camp counselors and directors, guides, and anyone who wants a high level of wilderness medical training for extended backcountry trips. WFR is 8 days in length.  It is a comprehensive and in-depth look at the standards and skills of dealing with: response and assessment, musculoskeletal injuries, environmental emergencies, medical emergencies, leadership skills, long term patient care, evacuation procedures and litter carries, survival skills,…

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March 2020

SOLO Wilderness First Aid

March 21, 2020 @ 8:00 AM - March 22, 2020 @ 5:00 PM
Waldo County Technical Center, 1022 Waterville Rd
Belfast, ME 04915 United States
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$175

Wilderness First Aid (WFA) creates a solid foundation in the basics of backcountry medical care. It is 16 hours long (two days), and focuses on the basic skills of: Response and Assessment, Musculoskeletal Injuries, Environmental Emergencies, Survival Skills, Soft Tissue Injuries, and Medical Emergencies. This is an incredible course! Not only will you gain the skills you need to care for people in a remote location.  But, you will have a fantastic time…it is fun and fast-moving.  There will be a…

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April 2020

Map & Compass: Staying Found

April 18, 2020 @ 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
North Star Adentures, 491 Stevens Rd
Unity, ME United States
$75

Do you like to spend time in the woods? Do you enjoying hiking, backpacking, hunting, fishing, paddling, motor boating, snowmobiling, cross-country skiing...? Are you a Maine Guide or aspiring Maine Guide? Are you a part of a Search & Rescue team? Whether you are a professional rescuer or you enjoy spending time in the backcountry with friends and family this course is for you!  You will learn to read and interpret the language of maps. After you feel confident in…

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SOLO Wilderness First Aid Afloat

April 25, 2020 @ 8:00 AM - April 26, 2020 @ 4:00 PM
$185

Wilderness First Aid Afloat (WFAA) contains all the same information included in the SOLO Wilderness First Aid course (Response and Assessment, Musculoskeletal Injuries, Environmental Emergencies, Survival Skills, Soft Tissue Injuries, and Medical Emergencies). It also includes additional topics specifically designed for boaters including: sea sickness, marine bites and stings, injuries that are more common in marine environments, and environment specific rescue scenarios. As an approved United State Coast Guard Wilderness First Aid course the WFAA certification card will be sent to you…

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May 2020

Leave No Trace Trainer Course

May 2, 2020 @ 9:00 AM - May 3, 2020 @ 4:00 PM
North Star Adventures LLC, 491 Stevens Rd
Unity, ME United States
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$75

The effects of human impact on the environment are staggering. The Leave No Trace Center for Outdoor Ethics is a national organization. Their mission is to to protect the outdoors by teaching and inspiring people to enjoy it responsibly. North Star is offering a 2 day course that will teach you the seven principles of leave no trace, as well as introducing you to the mission of the center, and the importance of their mission. Over the two days we…

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On Water Medical Scenarios & Emergency Management

May 23, 2020 @ 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Castine, Maine Castine, ME United States + Google Map
$75

Join North Star Adventures for a day of medical scenarios, and sea kayak emergency management on the water. If you are a paddler and have a minimum of basic first aid certification then this course is something you will want to check out! This is a great way to dust of the rust and practice those skills you learned when you took your first aid class. Practice your wilderness medical skills in the environment in which you recreate or work. …

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June 2020

Backcountry Medical Scenarios

June 13, 2020 @ 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Unity, Maine Unity, ME United States + Google Map
$75

Do you have a current WFA, WFR or EMT certification?  Are you a backcountry medic, guide, outdoor leader? This field based course is designed for those with a current WFA certification or higher. Spend the day practicing your Wilderness Medical skills in Camden Hills State Park. We will  meet at the Maiden Cliff Trailhead at 8:00 am.  Our will hike will begin at the Maiden Cliff Trailhead. From there we will continue on the Ridge Trail to Ocean Lookout and…

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