Sponsor/Host: Blue Mountain Medic, LLC

Location: Philadelphia Outward Bound School
Philadelphia, PA 19121 - US

Dates: 4/28/2021 - 5/4/2021

Course Description:

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.

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Room and Board:

Hot beverages and single serve snacks provided. No meals or lodging provided due to COVID-19 restrictions.

Many safe options available nearby. Grocery and plenty of restaurants within walking distance of some lodging.

Registration Information:

A minimum deposit of $250 will be required to reserve your space. Tuition must be paid in full at least 1 week prior to start of the course.

COVID-19 Update: All participants are required to follow local and state COVID-19 guidelines and mandates, including any quarantine and/or testing requirements for out-of-state travelers that may be in place at the time of the course. Please visit the PA Department of Health website for most updated information: https://www.health.pa.gov/topics/disease/coronavirus/Pages/Travelers.aspx

Current Outward Bound Staff may be eligible for pro-rated tuition and should include that information in “Comments Or Questions” section of the Registration Inquiry Form.

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
Tara Cross Tara Cross PA, United States PA-C, WEMT, EMT-B
Jess Banks Jess Banks PA, United States RN, PHRN, WALS

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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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