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Wilderness First Aid Training at Camp Lakamaga - May 6 and 7

Sat May 06, 9:00 AM - Sun May 07, 6:00 PM CDT
Ambassadors, Seniors, Volunteers

Girl Member Price: $50; Adult Member Price $50
Location: Marine on St. Croix, MN

Registration Closes April 27

Prerequisite: First Aid and CPR/AED Certified

Ages 14+ and Adult Volunteers: Join us for the opportunity to become Wilderness First Aid Certified! Red Cross training in Wilderness First Aid is an advanced first aid training for situations in which access to medical care is more than 30 minutes away. The training is based on presentations, discussion, and hands-on scenarios with class participants working as a team to practice providing care in an outdoor setting. Segments include advanced skills in controlling bleeding, caring for bone and muscle injury, head and spine injuries, environmental (heat and cold) emergencies, and much more. Wilderness First Aide Certification is good for 2 years. 

This training is a two day training with training being about 8 hours each day. Participants can choose to sleep over at Camp Lakamaga or leave Saturday after 5:30 and come back by 9:30am on Sunday. 

Participants under 18 do not need an adult to sign up as well unless they also want to take the training course. A health history form will be needed for all minors if their adult choses to not stay on camp. 

Minimum of 5 participants are needed to run this training. 

Included: Wilderness First Aid Participent Manual, American Red Cross Wilderness First Aid Certification, place to store food (including refrigeration) and access to a microwave for lunch or if you chose to stay overnight.

Prerequisite: Current First Aid/CPR Certification is required to attend this course.

Payment details: This event has a minimum deposit. Deposits are non-refundable and non-transferrable. Full payment is due 30 days prior to the event start date.

If you are planning to request financial assistance, please pay the minimum deposit with a credit card and select Financial Aid as a payment type. After registering, visit to submit your financial assistance application.  

If you are planning to pay using program credits, please pay the minimum deposit with a credit card and select Program Credits as a payment type. Paper credits should be mailed to our St. Paul Service Center office. To submit Electronic Program Credits, visit

Cancellations: See our full Camp and Event Registration and Cancellation Policy at (Updated January 2022)

The deposit from your cancelled event cannot be transferred, nor refunded. To receive a refund, less the non-transferable/non-refundable deposit, we must receive your cancellation notice by the posted cancellation deadline (30 days prior to the program start date). To cancel your registration, submit the Events & Camp Cancellation Form.

Your Questions: If you have questions, please contact us online, by email (, or by phone (800-845-0787).