Overlander Wilderness and Remote First-Aid Workshop (Dec. 20-22)

Overlander Wilderness and Remote First Aid workshop - Dec. 20-22, 2019

We collaborate every year with our good friend John Fury to bring you the Roof Top Tent Rally at the James River State Park. John is back with a standalone workshop that is critical to anyone who enjoys remote adventure travel.

This Wilderness and Remote First Aid class will be geared around the overlander lifestyle and will focus on the situations that one could be faced with while traveling. Bring your overland rig and all the gear you travel with as we adapt the commonly found gear into life saving supplies.

Students who complete this class will receive a certification through the American Red Cross for Wilderness and Remote First Aid and Adult CPR/AED.

This class is limited to only 10 students. 


Before arriving you will need to complete a 1 to 2 hour online training course for CPR/AED. Primitive camping will be available near by.

REGISTER:
Contact John Fury at john.t.fury@gmail.com to signup.

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WHAT:
American Red Cross Wilderness and Remote First Aid and Adult CPR/AED training.

The online portions of the Adult CPR/AED training must be completed before arriving to the class. Student who fail to complete the online segment of the class will not be able participate in the class and will not receive a refund.

WHEN:
December 20-22, 2019
(see below for full schedule)

WHO:

Training conducted by: Fury Training Concepts LLC
Hosted by: Blue Ridge Overland Gear 
Class is limited to 10 students.
Participants must be at least 14 years of age.

COST:
$200 per person. Payment must be made at the time of signup.
Payment will only be accepted through PayPal.

WHERE:
Blue Ridge Overland Gear, 126 S Bridge Street, Bedford, VA 24523
MORE DETAILS:
The majority of this class will be outside. Virginia is notorious for changing weather conditions. I recommend being prepared for all weather conditions. 
Camp setup will be in the dark. Please be sure to have adequate lighting.
Food is not provided and time will be limited for lunch breaks. Plan accordingly for meals.

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EVENT SCHEDULE:

Friday, December 20, 2019 
6:00 pm: Participates arrive at BROG and complete the in-person portion of the Adult CPR/AED training.
8:00 pm: Travel to camp and setup.

Saturday, December 21, 2019 
9:00 am - 12:00 pm: Begin WFA Training at BROG
12:00 pm - 12:30 pm: Lunch Break
12:30 - 5:00 pm: Continue WFA Training.
5:00 pm: Conclude training for the day and return to camp.

Sunday, December 22, 2019
9:00 am - 12:00 pm: Finish WFR Training modules.
12:00 pm - 12:30 pm: Lunch Break.
12:30 pm - 5:00 pm: Final scenario and assessment.
5:00 pm: Break camp and hit the road.

Note: times may vary based on class participation.
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