WFA Scenarios

Field trip: Wilderness First Aid (WFA) Course

WFA Scenarios - Taylor's Landing (Snohomish)

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  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)

Meet at Taylor's Landing in Snohomish no later than 6pm.  More details to follow via email a couple of weeks before the event.

Practical review session for Alpine/Wilderness First Aid.  Following a short review, responders will run through several medical/trauma simulations requiring the application of their first aid skills, as well as group dynamics and resource management.


Taylor's Landing (Snohomish)

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

You should dress and pack as if on a Mountaineers outing at this time of year in the 
Cascades. (For example, if you were heading out for a two day basic glacier climb next 
weekend, bring that exact pack with you to the scenario session). You will need to use 
items from you pack to create splints, build shelters, etc.

We will be inside for the first hour, then outside for the remainder of the evening regardless of the weather.  You should plan to be kneeling 
or sitting on the ground to respond to your patients. Dress accordingly.

Remember it will be dark before we finish, so make sure you have a good light source, preferably a headlamp.

We will have first aid kits for you to use so you do not have to expend the consumable gear in your personal first aid kit.

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