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BikeAID is for cyclist looking to gain a general knowledge of first aid principles and the emergency treatment of injuries that are specific to cycling. Candidates will spend 1/2 day in the classroom and 1/2 day on trails applying their new skills. Training can be tailored to mountain biking, road cycling, fat biking and bmx.

Ideal Candidate(s): Cyclists, Cycling Coaches, Trip Leaders and Community Leaders.

Prerequisite(s): None

Certification Currency: non- certification

Recertification: None.

Skills and Knowledge

  • Casualty Assessment
  • CPR A and AED certification
  • External Bleeding
  • Cycling Specific Injuries (Shoulder/Clavicle, Wrist, Knee, and Head)
  • Concussion and Traumatic Brain Injuries (TBI)
  • Spinal Management
  • Choosing your FAK
  • RIDE Plan
  • Chest and Abdominal Injuries
  • Bone and Joint Injuries
  • Environmental Illnesses

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