Training & Education
Community Members and Healthcare Professionals
Keystone Community Rescue is a locally owned small business serving communities throughout Central and Eastern Pennsylvania. We specialize in small class sizes and as a mobile service we bring the training to you.
Wilderness First Aid provides information on how to handle common injuries and illnesses when medical care is an hour away or more. This one day course is great for hikers, climbers, and outdoor enthusiasts, as well as Search & Rescue crews, Firefighters, and EMS personnel. Students will learn to assess a patient, recognize and treat altitude illness, hemorrhage, sprains, fractures, insect and animal bites, infection, etc.
Wilderness First Aid provides information on how to handle common injuries and illnesses when medical care is an hour away or more. This 16 hour standard level course is accepted by state health departments across the USA (even Alaska!). It is recognized by national organizations such as the American Camp Association and the Boy Scouts of America. This course is perfect for anyone whose job or position requires Wilderness First Aid certification.
On Sunday, November 19th, we will be at Mauch Chunk Lake Park from 6:00am-6:00pm. Plan to spend the day outdoors training and hiking. We will be practicing the hands-on skills previously learned in the WFA-Basic classroom course: bandaging, splinting, evacuating a patient, and more.