What You'll Learn

In this course you will learn to save lives.

  • CPR, AED, and Choking Relief for Adults, Children, and Infants

  • Assessment - Patient History, Vitals

  • Trauma -Shock, Bleeding Control, Head Injuries, Musculoskeletal Injuries, Burns

  • Environmental - Hypothermia, Frostbite, Heat Exhaustion, Allergies

Course Details

Please note: CPR will be completed prior to the course using an online format. This will be a combination of self-directed on-demand videos, actions and quizzes as well as a Live Online Skills Lab. This will allow us to focus completely on WFA during our time together.

  • Hartsbrook School Hadley, MA

  • 9:00 -5:00 Each Day

  • We will be in Hartsbrook's beautiful open-air outdoor classroom

Meet your Instructor...

Nicole Roma Thurrell, WEMT

Nicole has degrees in Psychology and Recreation Therapy from the University of North Carolina. She has been an EMT since 2001. She worked in many aspects of wilderness therapy for nearly a decade - expedition leader, health director, director of admissions. In addition to the roles listed above, she has been an adventure racer, a raft guide, high ropes facilitator, a clinician for kids with Autism, a Waldorf high school teacher, and a mom. She is a passionate educator who loves turning people on to strategies for being more confident and comfortable in nature. She lives in a solar village in Greenfield, MA.