All course fees are due in full upon registration. A confirmation packet will be sent to you upon receipt of registration form and fee. To register by phone (using MC, VISA or Discover Card), or for more information, please call Lynn Daly at 802-333-3405. You can also fax to Lynn’s attention at 802-333-3404. Pre-registration is required.
Wilderness First Aid & CPR – April 8-9, 2017; May 27-28, 2017; November 18-19, 2017
Join staff of SOLO for a two-day introductory course in wilderness medical emergencies. Course includes lectures and practical simulations. Designed for outdoor enthusiasts and trip leaders. AHA CPR available for $45. Recognized by American Camp Association and various guide licensing boards.
The resident participant fee of $270 includes meals, lodging and course. Day participant fee of $210 includes lunch and course.
ACA Canoe Instructor – May 27-29, 2017
American Canoe Association Certificate program to become an ACA Tandem Canoe Instructor. Canoes, PFDs, paddles, and safety equipment provided. Paddlers must demonstrate basic boat control skills, teaching ability, safety awareness, and technical knowledge to obtain certifications.
Level 1, 2, and 3 ~ Cost (3 day training): $485 (meals, lodging); $390 commuter (lunch)
Level 1, and 2 ~ Cost (2 day training): $400 (meals, lodging); $320 commuter (lunch)
Wilderness First Responder – December 10-19, 2017
Join the staff of SOLO, nationally recognized leaders in the field of wilderness medicine and rescue, for a 80-hour intensive wilderness emergency care course. Learn skills needed to deal with emergencies in remote settings, with a focus on the extended care often required in wilderness medical emergencies. Practical simulations and lectures. Includes CPR. Excellent course for outdoor enthusiasts or outdoor trip leaders.
The resident participant fee $925 includes meals, lodging and course. Day participant fee of $740 includes lunch, course.
Wilderness First Responder Re-Cert – May 27-28, 2017; November 18-19, 2017
This two-day review is designed to re-certify individuals previously certified as Wilderness First Responders. Although open to any WFR graduate, SOLO currently has reciprocity with WMI/NOLS and WMA; graduates of these programs can be re-certified through SOLO providing their certification is current at the time of the course. CPR Recertification is available for an additional fee. Proof of eligible WFR and CPR training must be provided to SOLO before renewal cards will be issued.
The resident participant fee $290 includes meals, lodging and course. Day participant fee of $230 includes lunch, course.
Wilderness Module – December 16-20, 2017
This course is designed to upgrade current First Responders to the WFR level and current EMTs to the Wilderness EMT level. The focus of the course is on emergency care needed when you are separated by time/distance from definitive medical care and do not have the luxury of an ambulance at your disposal. Practical simulations provide hands on rescue skills. Certification for the course is dependent upon passing both the written and practical exams. For National Registry EMT’s this course is typically counted as 40 hours of continuing education.
The resident participant fee $635 includes meals, lodging and course. Day participant fee of $520 includes lunch, course.
EMT Wild Day – December 16, 2017
A one-day course to re-certify the wilderness component for a current EMT. Eight hours National Registry CEUs.
Cost: $160 (includes meals, and training materials)
To register online, please fill out the Skills Certification Registration form.
Or, print a Skills Certification Registration Form and mail with payment to: The Aloha Foundation, 2968 Lake Morey Road, Fairlee, VT 05045.