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WFA for Winter Backcountry Users

Provider: Idaho Panhandle Avalanche Center (IPAC)
Course Dates: December 9, 2023 - December 10, 2023
Course Location:
7094 Schweitzer Mountain Rd
Sandpoint, ID 83864
Course Cost: $325.00

Course Info

You have recovered your companion from an avalanche, so now what? Do you have the skills to treat the traumatic injuries that may have resulted? What do you do for a non responsive patient?

This 2-day course is an introduction to wilderness medicine for winter backcountry users. The WFA covers basic life support (CPR) as well as treatments for traumatic injuries and environmental illnesses common with winter recreation.

Registration Information

This course is offered through the Friends of the Idaho Panhandle Avalanche Center in Sandpoint, Idaho. Please email [email protected] for information or click here to sign up for the course. This course is opent to the public.

Want to schedule a course for your group? Please email [email protected] for more information.

Idaho Panhandle Avalanche Center (IPAC)