Wilderness First Aid Courses Conducted on Johns and Orcas Islands

Wilderness EMSTwo separate Wilderness First Aid courses were conducted this week certifying 36 people in remote first aid.  Community participants, and staff and counselors from Camp Nor’wester, Camp Orkila, Camp Four Winds, Boys and Girls Clubs and Girl Scouts were certified.  One participant wrote, “This was the most fun I’ve ever had learning about such an important topic.”  This is the fourth year in a row that these courses have been conducted here in the San Juan Islands.  If you’re interested in taking a course, go to www.wildernessems.org for the list of available courses.