Wilderness First Aid
The Three Fires Council, Boy Scouts of America is pleased to be working with the National Safety Council to provide vital First Aid, CPR and AED training.
This award winning, interactive program is designed to give the student the knowledge and confidence to respond in an emergency situation with skills that can save a life.
With the National Safety Council’s First Aid, CPR, and AED online course, you can receive training at your convenience via the Internet. Using state-of-the-art animation, sound and graphics, this online course offers an engaging, interactive learning experience. Students learn first aid treatment for those who become suddenly ill or injured. Topics include basic life support, bleeding and wound care, and treatment for shock, burns, and sudden illnesses such as diabetic emergencies, seizures, and stroke.
A bookmark feature allows you to exit the course at will and return to the course exactly where you left off as often as you like.
The National Safety Council's First Aid, CPR, and AED online program follows the latest CPR and first aid guidelines. The course content is continually reviewed and updated to reflect the latest first aid protocols. The course is composed of three parts:
1. Online learning.
2. A 50 question post assessment.
3. A hands-on skills testing session with an authorized NSC Skills Tester.
To purchase this $19.95 course, click this link: National Safety Council - 1st Aid, CPR & AED
Boy Scouts of America
Three Fires Council
(630) 584-8598 fax
America Heart Association - First Aid, CPR & AED Certification
Wilderness First Aid Course
Whether you’re in the wilderness or an urban disaster, professional help can be delayed by hours or days. Will you know what to do? This is a comprehensive two day course geared to teach the necessary skills of evaluating and treating serious injuries and illness until professional help can be obtained.
WILDERNESS 1ST AID BASICS - American Red Cross
This weekend course will satisfy the Philmont requirement, (Have at least one person in the crew trained in Wilderness First Aid), for a crew to go on a trek at Philmont Scout Reservation.
List of Wilderness 1st Aid Providers - Wilderness 1st Aid Providers who offer courses in our area. This is only a partial list of providers.