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4 Day (40-Hour) Advanced Wilderness First Aid - Fri, Jun 16 2017
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PRE-REGISTRATION MAY BE REQUIRED. Please review the event details carefully, and if registration is required and you'd like to join us, you must sign up at the bottom of this page. Non-member guests must contact the leader (see Notes below) to register. If payment is required for this event, you will be expected to send your payment to the Event Leader - payable to the Alpine Club of Canada, Vancouver Section.
|Date(s) & Time:||Fri, Jun 16 2017
|Registration Cut Off:
Fri, Jun 2 2017 11:00:00 PM
|Event Duration:||June 16-19, 2017|
|Difficulty Rating:||D1: Easy|
You must be logged in to get the Event Leader contact information.
|Member Cost:||$399.00/Person (See Detailed Cost Info Below)|
Members & Guests, All Ages Welcome
Attendees are Pre-Screened - Trip Leader will review your background and may contact you before accepting you on the trip.
|Number Registered So Far:||
1 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
This is a four-day comprehensive medical course
designed for outdoor professionals or
wilderness leaders who venture into the remote
backcountry and challenging environments. This
course introduces how to manage medical
emergencies when hospitals and rescue services
may not be available for an extensive time
Upon completion, students will receive
certification in Wilderness Advanced First Aid
and Adult CPR, which are valid for 3 years.
This course will be taught by a Wilderness
Medical Associates’ professional with
significant patient care and backcountry
experience through Mountain Skills Academy &
Adventures (MSAA). The course is for ACC
members only, at a discounted price of $399.00
if you sign up before June 2, 2017. After
June 2, 2017, only our usual 10% discount with
Please note, this course requires a minimum of
6 participants to run. In the event that fewer
than 6 participants sign up, MSAA will attempt
to fill remaining spots with members of the
general public. If minimum numbers cannot be
met prior to the course date, the course will
be rescheduled or a refund provided to
|Required Items to Bring:|
All teaching materials will be provided at no
additional cost. We recommend you bring a
writing utensil, and clothing appropriate for
the weather conditions that day, as much of the
course will be conducted outside.
You can also
bring a backpack of outdoor equipment (things
you would normally have with you in the
backcountry; e.g., hiking poles, sleeping bags)
so you can practice how you might be able to
use them in an emergency situation.
|Recommended Items to Bring:|
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
- We encourage all members to follow our Etiquette Guidelines at all times while participating in ACC VA events.|
|Cost & Payment:|
|Cost Includes:||All course materials. Price is plus GST.|
|Make a Payment:||Although there is a cost for this event, you do not pay through the ACC VA. Please review the event details carefully for information about how/where to make your payment.|
Please review our Etiquette Guidelines!
Note: If you don't show up we will be very hurt!
*Note: Payment can be made directly through MSAA’s
signed up, you will receive detailed payment
Within 10 days of course date: cancellation
will result in a
100% forfeit of tuition*
Outside of 10 days: $75 penalty to reschedule
or full refund
*if you can find another candidate to take your
place, we may
be able to transfer your booking. Contact
Either registration for this event is closed, or the event is full, or the trip leader needs to review and accept your application for this event. Add yourself to the Waiting/Screening List here.