The next Wilderness First Aid course dates for 2015 have now been released!
Click here to see why YOU should do a Wilderness First Aid Course.
Mt Barney Lodge recognises the importance of qualified and experienced outdoor education staff to professionally support outdoor education programs, adventure and childrens activities.
All Mt Barney Lodge adventure staff have a current certificate in Leaders Wilderness Advanced First Aid (LWAFA) which is a 7-day / 60-hour course.
The next course is from the Friday 9th January 2015 and will be coordinated by Wilderness First Aid Australia.
This 7 day (Leaders Wilderness Advanced First Aid (60hr)) and 3 day (LWAFA/WFR recertification (28hr)) residential course is conducted annually at Mt Barney Lodge and is ideal for the Outdoor enthusiast. The course extensively covers response and treatment relating to wilderness first aid situations within South East Queensland. The diversity of simulated first aid scenarios, allows the participant to absorb the content of the course in a practical way.
Bookings are essential as it is an extremely popular course. Please contact Wilderness First Aid Australia direct to book.
The following options are available for course participants only:
Camping - $14 pp/night
Cabin - twin share in bunkhouse accommodation with external shared toilet/shower facilities $35pp/night
Homestead - single share accommodation in Queenslander Homestead $70pp/night
Please note all accommodation is subject to availability and must be booked in advance.
The course is listed as self catered for those wanting to keep costs down.
A shared fridge/freezer is available for food storage.
Cooking equipment must be provided by the participant. A microwave is available for warming food.
Mt Barney Lodge will be offering hearty country meals for those wanting to study and relax during the course, rather than prepare their own meals.
Bookings for meal packages and advise on special dietary needs must be received before 20/12/14.
3-day meal package (breakfast x 3, lunch x 3, dinner x 2) - $121
7-day meal package (breakfast x 7, lunch x 7, dinner x 6) - $309
See course detail for more information.
Please call us on 075544 3233, to book your preferred accommodation and meal packages.