Sponsor/Host: Acadia Mountain Guides

Location: Orono, ME 04473 - United States

Dates: 1/16/2020 - 1/20/2020

Course Description:

Training for medical personnel who would like to enhance their skills and experience for use in the rural, wilderness, and technical rescue setting. This course is popular with all levels of medical professionals but primarily geared toward pre-hospital EMS providers.

The WEMS Upgrade curriculum builds on EMS training and expertise to meet the special challenges of the remote and unconventional environment. It is designed for medical personnel working in rural EMS, search and rescue, law enforcement, disaster response, and on wilderness expeditions. Like all WMA International training, it represents the best application of the available science balanced by considerable clinical experience and the reality of providing medical care in difficult and dangerous places.

Sponsor/Host Information:


Contact Info:
for registration or
course questions

Jon Tierney
207-866-7562
climb@acadiamountainguides.com

Room and Board:

Lodging

Multiple lodging and meal options available in the local area. Details available in course information packet. Tea, coffee, juice available at class.

Registration Information:

All students receive a lifetime 15% discount off outdoor equipment and apparel at AlpenglowGear.com

To Register:

Please click here and fill out the form to let the sponsor know of your interest in the course. Someone from the sponsoring 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
Jon Tierney Jon Tierney ME, United States CCWEMTP, IFMGA Guide
Heather Blake Heather Blake ME, United States RN, BSN, CEN, CCRN, CFRN, NR-EMT, WEMT

Contact Sponsor for Enrollment Info:

Please complete the following form, which will be forwarded to the course sponsor, 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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