SOLO Wilderness First Aid

White Memorial Conservation Center, Litchfield, Ct.

November 14-15th, 2015


Stonehearth Open
Learning Opportunities

Click here for more information on SOLO and their programs.

                  Two FULL days of instruction            Limited Enrollment

Topics include:

  • patient assessment
  • shock
  • long-term patient care
  • soft tissue injuries
  • environmental emergencies
  • fractures
  • dislocations
  • splint improvisation and preparedness

Cost is $145 AMC Members

  - Includes instruction, meals, and lodging

Print and mail the registration form to:

Keith Spaar
AMC - CT Chapter
12 Ramona Way
Branford, CT 06405

Contact Keith Spaar, Ct-Chapter Education Chair


Housekeeping information:

  • BYOB - if you wish - for Saturday social before dinner.
  • Cooking prep and clean-up chores will be shared, be prepared to lend a hand.
  • Everyone is responsible for end of program clean-up of the facility.
  • Two heated dorms (one for men, one for female) contain bunks and mattresses.
  • Bathrooms and showers are adjacent to the bunk rooms.

Essentials:
 (Things you need to bring)

  • Sturdy walking shoes and/or hiking boots
  • Rain gear
  • Outdoor clothing
  • Daypack
  • Water bottle
  • Sleeping bag or linens and blankets
  • Pillow and case
  • Washcloth, towel and personal items
  • Earplugs (if desired)
  • Notepaper
  • Pencils or pens

NOTE!!! Litchfield weather is COLD and we will spend time outside.


Driving Directions:
White Memorial Foundation  -  860-567-0857  -  Route 202  -  Litchfield, CT
From Rte 84/Hartford:
-take Rte 84 west to exit 39/Rte 4 (Farmington) 
-follow Rte 4 to Harwinton
-go straight onto Rte 118 west (Litchfield)  
From Rte 84/Danbury:
-take Rte 84 east to Waterbury, Rte 8 north
-follow Rte 8 north to Rte 118 west
From Rte 8/Waterbury:                         
-take Rte 8 north to Rte 118 west (Litchfield)
From Rte 8/Winsted and North:
-take Rte 8 south to Rte 118 west
From all points above:
-follow Rte 118 to Litchfield
-follow signs around Litchfield Green to Rte 202 west
-follow Rte 202 west approximately 2 miles
-turn left onto Bissell Road and immediate right into White Memorial
-follow drive to the Carriage House, large building on the right
-Park in lot to the right of the building
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Map to White Memorial
Litchfield, CT 06759-3914
[ Yahoo! Maps ]
Driving Directions to White Memorial
Litchfield, CT 06759-3914
 


Questions? Contact the Education Committee

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