CPR-AED-First Aid Training

ARC_Logo_Bttn_HorizStkd_RGBVirginia Backpacking is a proud provider of American Red Cross CPR-AED-First Aid training! We are also an approved provider for Wilderness First Aid training.

For a private group quote for CPR/AED/First Aid or Wilderness First Aid training, please contact us. We’ll travel to you and the more you have participate the more affordable it is per person!

CPR/AED – Group rates as low as $47 per person.

Adult CPR/AED/First Aid – Group rates as low as $61 per person.

Pediatric/Adult CPR/AED/First Aid – Group rates as low as $70 per person.

Wilderness First Aid – Group rates as low as $92 per person.

EMS professionals seeking continuing education, you can earn 15.5 hours credit in the following areas with our Wilderness First Aid training:

Area BLS Area ALS Topic Hours
16 11 Oxygenation 0.5
16 11 Artificial Ventilations & Oxygenation 2.0
16 11 Advanced Airway Management 1.0
17 12 Caridac Arrest 0.5
17 12 Stroke 0.5
18 13 Central Nervous System Injury 2.0
18 13 Tourniquets 0.5
18 13 Fluid Resuscitation 0.5
18 13 Hemorrhage Control 0.5
18 13 Trauma Triage 1.0
19 14 Special Healthcare Needs 2.0
19 14 Pain Management 1.0
20 15 Culture of Safety 0.5
20 15 At Risk Populations 1.0
20 15 Crew Resource Management 1.0
20 15 Field Triage – Disasters/MCI 1.0

Designed for scouts and scout leaders, outdoor enthusiasts and anyone who works or spends time in remote environments, the Wilderness First Aid course teaches advanced skills to be used in emergencies when help from professional first responders may be far away. Based on the Boy Scouts of America Wilderness First Aid Curriculum and Doctrine Guidelines, this course aligns with OSHA’s Best Practices for Workplace First Aid Training Programs.

Prerequisites: Must be at least 14 years old and hold current Adult CPR/AED certification.

We do offer the Adult CPR/AED certification as an add-on for those not currently certified.

2 year certification

Digital certificate available upon successful completion of course

Course length: 16 hours

Topics include:

Primary and Secondary Assessments

Head/Brain, Neck and Spinal Injuries
Heat-Related Emergencies
Altitude-Related Illnesses
Allergies and Anaphylaxis
Bone and Joint Injuries
Wounds and Wound Infection