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Outdoor Leadership Academy

This program provides an introduction to the core components of stewardship of the environment, and the development of adventure-based leadership skills. Principles of first aid in wilderness settings and strategies for providing care in inclement weather, will also be explored. Students will spend time in and out of the classroom to fully benefit from the experience of adventure in education.

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  • Dates, Times, Cost, Location: TBA

This program provides an introduction to the principles of first aid in wilderness settings, including patient or sub-assessment and care for open wounds, infection, fractures, dislocations and other life-threatening conditions. Study strategies for providing care in inclement weather and with alternative standard equipment is included. Special focus is placed upon evacuation techniques as well as best practices for monitoring and documenting patient status. Certification is available. Core components of the program include stewardship of the environment and the development of adventure-based leadership skills.

Additional Information

If you would like to enroll in this program, but the cost is a barrier to participation, please know that multiple full scholarship opportunities are available. Please email SEA@salisbury.edu for additional scholarship information.