Our Remote First Aid course provides introductory medical skills to individuals working or playing in remote environments, whose primary responsibility is not emergency response.
Through a hands-on and scenario-based approach, this course offers the skills and confidence needed to make informed medical decisions when definitive care is hours away. The RFA includes short lectures, interactive labs, and realistic practice scenarios that help students master the central concepts of remote medicine and effectively respond to an emergency if necessary.
Thank you for your interest in our public training courses. Currently, we do not have any more RFA courses scheduled for 2018. The 2019 course schedule will be posted on this page this autumn.
3 days (24 hours)
Remote First Aid (RFA), CPR
18+ years old (16+ with parent/guardian approval)
Accompanying Medical Kits:
Any of our basic level medical kits would complement this course and give students the tools necessary to utilize their new medical skills. View kits here.
Key Topics Covered:
The RFA includes a broad range of introductory medical skills and topics, including patient assessment, lifting and moving patients, cold and heat emergencies, altitude, immersion, submersion, lightning, legal considerations, travel medicine, telemedicine, medication administration, and more. Students also learn how to effectively manage basic wounds, infection, shock, head injuries, spinal injuries, respiratory and cardiac emergencies, abdominal pain, metabolic and allergic reactions, and altered mental states.
Interested in a Private Group Training?
Please note that this course is currently only available as a private training course. Please fill out the form below for more information or to speak with a representative about booking this course for your group or organization.