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Wilderness First Aid Certification for Birders (day 1)

March 16 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Saturday, March 16, and Sunday, March 17 th , 8 am – 5 pm Each Day

The University of Colorado School of Medicine, along with Denver Audubon, are offering the first ever
Birding Wilderness First Aid class and certification! This unique offering will prepare birders and natural history enthusiasts for medical emergencies around the world, in the region, and in our backyards. No experience needed, but much gained! Learn to splint, stop bleeding, clean wounds, treat for cold or heat illnesses, deal with bites and stings, and much more. Earn a certificate in Wilderness First Aid as you learn principles and prevention, practice hands-on skills, and gain confidence with real-world
scenarios.

Meeting Place: Audubon Nature Center at Chatfield, 11280 Waterton Rd, Littleton, CO 80125

Leaders: University of Colorado School of Medicine faculty who are also avid birders

Registration Required at https://www.coloradowm.org/courses/public/wilderness-first-aid-birders/ or for questions contact Todd Miner, todd.miner@ucdenver.edu.

Price: $345, **special discounted rate of $295 available for current Audubon members

Certification course is limited to 30 participants.

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Date:
March 16
Time:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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