Licensed Training Company: Cascadia Wilderness Medicine

Host: YMCA Camp Widjiwagan

Location: Ely, MN 55731 - United States

Dates: 5/14/2021 - 5/16/2021

Course Description:

The Open Recertification course is open to graduates of any wilderness-based first aid training course that was at least 64 hours long and completed within 3 years of the proposed recertification option. Successful graduates of this course will receive Wilderness Medical Associates’ Wilderness First Responder, Anaphylaxis, and BLS/Healthcare Provider-level CPR certifications. WMA WEMS graduates with a current EMS license may also recertify the wilderness portion of their WEMS certification with this course.

**If you are using this course to recertify a WMA WEMS certification it is your responsibility to let the sponsor know when registering, and to inform the instructor on the first day of class.**

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Room and Board:

Lodging is dormitory-style cabins. There is no plumbing in the cabins but each is close to a wash house with toilets and showers. Male, female, and gender neutral housing options are available. Students are required to bring their own linens. All meals are provided for students who pay for room and board. Only lunch is provided for everyone else.

Registration Information:

Please contact Kathleen Floberg directly or complete the pre-registration form if you are interested in this course. Kathleen will send you registration information.  You must be 18-years-old at the start of the course (per Widjiwagan policy)

To Register:

Please click here and fill out the form to let the host know of your interest in the course. Someone from the hosting organization will be in touch to let you know if there is space in the course and to complete your registration. Filling out this form does not guarantee your spot in the course.

Instructors:

  Instructor Name Location Certifications
Mark Whitaker WA, United States WFR, WEMT-B
Steven Shomo CO, United States DAOM, L.Ac/Acupuncture Physician, CSCS, SARTECH, WFR

Contact Host for Enrollment Info:

Please complete the following form, which will be forwarded to the course host, who will assist you in completing the registration process.

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  • Please enter the name of the person who will be taking the course.
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