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Wilderness responder classes offered at Camp Hale

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AVON – Apex Mountain School offers the SOLO wilderness first responder classes, a course for any mountain guide, land manager, or lay outdoor enthusiast. The courses will be held at Camp Hale.

Course dates for the wilderness first responder recertification course are May 21-22 and June 11-12. Dates for the full wilderness first responder course are May 22-29 and June 12-19.

For more information or to sign up, call Apex Mountain School at 970-949-9111.

With everything from patient assessment to CPR to soft tissue and musculoskeletal injuries, this wilderness first responder course is designed to provide skills training that will help you address emergency scenarios and treat associated injuries. Mock scenarios and rescues are practiced daily in a wilderness setting.

Along with the wilderness first responder course, Apex also offers a wilderness recertification course for those who need to renew their current certification.

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