TVOP Volunteer Training

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DETAILS/DETAILS/DETAILS

Thursday, May 23 -Monday, May 27, 2019

Meet: High 5 Adventure Learning, Brattleboro, VT
130 Austine Drive # 170, Brattleboro, VT 05301

Training Schedule
Thursday, May 23 -
6pm - 9pm Arrival (Please plan on arriving Thursday evening so that we can get started early on Friday)

Friday, May 24 8am-6pm - Wilderness First Aid Training
Saturday, May 25 8am-6pm - Wilderness First Aid Training

If you are NOT taking the WFA class with us, please arrive by 6pm on Saturday, May 25th. Full attendance of training required - please plan travel accordingly.

Sunday, May 26 9am-4pm - TVOP Volunteer Training - Lecture
Monday, May 27 9am-3pm - TVOP Volunteer Training - Field

If taking our WFA course, please pay $275 (click on link) by March 1, 2019.

Payment Plan Options (please select “other” on payment page):
$75 due by December 31, 2019
$100 due by February 1, 2019
$100 due by March 1, 2019

Lodging/Transportation Information:

Airports

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Bradley International Airport (BDL) 1 hour 20 minutes from Brattleboro
Manchester-Boston Regional Airport (MHT) 1 hour 45 minutes from Brattleboro
Boston Logan Airport (BOS) 2 hours 15 minutes from Brattleboro

Carpooling:
We will do our best to match anyone flying into similar airports/and or with local New England folks that would be willing to pick people up from the airport.

Lodging:

We’ll be using High 5 Adventure Learning Camp-Style Cabins

  • Showers

  • Flush Toilets

  • Mattresses provided

  • Electrical Outlets in cabins

  • No wifi/spotty service

WFA Schedule & Details

8am - Class Begins
12:15pm-1:15pm - Lunch
5:15pm - Class Ends (Day 1)
4:00pm - Class Ends (Day 2)

DAY 1:

Rotations for BLS Skills

    • Chest Compression

    • Airways

Rotations for Critical Systems 

    • Circulatory System

    • Respiratory System

    • Nervous System

DAY TWO:

Skills Rotations

    • Muskuloskeletal and Splinting

    • Wound Cleaning Lab

    • Sticks Lab

Mini Lectures

    • Med/Legal

    • Lightning

    • Drowning

Backcountry Medicine Rodeo