Wilderness First Responder

Course Info:

Date:

2/20/2019 - 2/20/2019

Location:

Baltimore Outward Bound Center
Baltimore, MD 21207 - United States

Course Materials

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Host:

Baltimore Chesapeake Bay Outward Bound Base

Contact Info:

John Lee
402-616-9346
jlee@outwardboundbaltimore.org

Course Description:


Summary

The definitive wilderness course in medical training, leadership, and critical thinking for outdoor, low-resource, and remote professionals and leaders.

The Wilderness First Responder program is the ideal medical training for leaders in remote areas including outdoor educators, guides, military, professional search and rescue teams, researchers, and those involved in disaster relief. The curriculum is comprehensive and practical. It includes the essential principles and skills required to assess and manage medical problems in isolated and extreme environments for days and weeks if necessary.

Room and Board:


Lodging

The Baltimore Chesapeake Bay Outward Bound base will be the center for most of the course. Housing will be indoors in our large staff house. Bathroom and shower facilities are available as well as a full kitchen. Be sure to bring a sleeping bag (or blankets) and a pillow. It is recommended that you stay at our facility through the duration of the course.

Food

Meals will be provided.

Instructors:


 Instructor NameLocationCertifications
Alice Henshaw Alice Henshaw

New York

WEMT

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