Wilderness Medicine- Mountain Bike Series
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WILDERNESS FIRST AID- MOUNTAIN BIKE SERIES

THE PLAN is pretty simple:  

MOUNTAIN BIKES. EMERGENCY MEDICINE. CERTIFICATION.

Don’t just read about it on the internet- Practice real-world scenarios and case studies on the trail and DEVELOP AN ACTUAL PLAN.

3 LEVELS:

 Level 1: First Aid for the Mountain Biker (8 hours)

Level 2: Wilderness First Aid for the Mountain Biker (20 hours)

Level 3: Wilderness First Responder for the Mountain Biker (80 hours)


Level 1: FIRST AID FOR THE MOUNTAIN BIKER

Enhance your craft by learning the fundamentals. This course is geared towards real life scenarios on the trail- Don’t forget your bike. Medical topics include: Stabilization, Lifting/ Moving, Extrication, everything TRAUMA related, most COMMON Bike injuries. 

Appropriate for: MTN. BIKE ENTHUSIASTS, TRAIL CREW, VOLUNTEER GROUPS, RACE TEAMS

Cost: $150.00

Certifications: American Heart Association First Aid


Level 2: WILDERNESS FIRST AID FOR THE MOUNTAIN BIKER

This class is active and practical - participants will learn fundamental wilderness medicine and prevention, while developing important judgment skills for outdoor emergencies. Additionally, we review emergency bike repairs, sports nutrition and hydration. This backcountry series covers all the WFA curriculum, emphasizing on situations particular to mountain biking emergencies. 

Wilderness First Responder (WFR) re-certification (additional e-labs and practical apply).

Appropriate for: MTN. BIKE ENTHUSIASTS, TRAIL CREW, VOLUNTEER GROUPS, RACE TEAMS

Cost: Dependent on venue


Level 3: WILDERNESS FIRST RESPONDER FOR THE MOUNTAIN BIKER

THE PINNACLE for the professional or recreational rider. This class prepares students to respond with expert knowledge and plan-in-place. The practical is drilled both on and off the trail, while total coverage of remote medical care is honed in the classroom. This course satisfies Wilderness Medical Society guidelines for Wilderness First Responder. 

Appropriate for: MTN. BIKE ENTHUSIASTS, TRAIL CREW, VOLUNTEER GROUPS, RACE TEAMS

Cost: Dependent on venue