Adams State College offers Wilderness First Aid Workshop

(02-04-2008)

Adams State College is offering a Wilderness First Aid Workshop from Feb. 16 until Feb. 18. Wilderness First Aid is the perfect course for the outdoor enthusiast who wants a basic level of first aid training for short trips with family, friends, and outdoor groups.

The course covers topics such as patient assessment, musculoskeletal and soft tissue injuries, splinting, and a variety of other topics.

Registration forms are available on the Wilderness Medical Training Center (WMTC) website at http://www.wildmedcenter.com. Participants will receive nationally recognized certification. Adams State students should sign up through Adams State Adventure Programs to receive the discounted price.

The pricing for the course is $190 for community members and $160 for students.

Contact Mick Daniel at 719-587-7962 or Chris Bullard at 719-587-7813 for more information.

By Linda Relyea