Saturday, June 4, 2016 - 8:30am to Sunday, June 5, 2016 - 6:30pm

Would you know what to do if you saw someone in distress in the wilderness?
Come to this learning experience to find out what to do! Be a hero.

WHO: Open to the general community, adults & youths ages 12+ with solid attention spans. Know your loved ones are safe wherever they are.
WHAT: Disaster + Travel + Wilderness First Aid Certification Course: Hands-on learn how to save life & limb, when mired in the wilderness of an urban disaster zone, travel or rural area far from hospital, or natural area miles from an access point, during the critical minutes or hours before ambulance arrival. Blend of classroom instruction and hands-on problem-solving rescue scenario practice. Come away with actual do-it-yourself care-giving skill and confidence. No prerequisites.
WHEN: June 4 - 5, 2016, 8:30am - 6:30pm both days
WHERE: Ocean Park Volunteer Rescue Squad, 3769 E Stratford Rd, VB
CHARITY FUNDRAISING: 10% of proceeds go to the nonprofit org Ocean Park Volunteer Rescue Squad
CONTACT: Matt Rosefsky: 434-465-8733

More details & online registration: www.solowfa.com

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Last modified: April 8, 2016

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