Wilderness First Aid

Course Info:

Date:

4/7/2018 - 4/7/2018

Cost:

$250

Location:

L.L. Bean Paddling Center
Freeport, ME 04033 - United States

Course Materials

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Host:

L.L. Bean

Contact Info:

Outdoor Discovery Schools
888-552-3261
outdoordiscoveryschools@llbean.com

Course Description:


Summary

 

The best and most comprehensive course of its kind to offer relevant and realistic first-aid training for seasonal outdoor activities or short term wilderness endeavors and pursuits.

Wilderness First Aid is a two-day introduction to general medical concepts and basic life support skills. It is targeted to the outdoor enthusiast on day trips or short adventures. The course is taught by professional instructors with significant patient care and backcountry experience.

Directions

Directions to the L.L.Bean Paddling Center

at lower flying point

14 marietta lane, Freeport, Maine 04032

 

 From Points South:

  • Take Exit 20 (Freeport/Desert Rd.) off route I-95 and turn right at stop sign
  • Go straight through traffic light and follow Main Street 1.3 mi into town
  • Turn right onto Bow Street (across from L.L. Bean Retail Store)

Follow directions below***.

From Points North:

  • Take Exit 22 (Freeport/Durham) off route 95, bear right off exit
  • Follow the road to the traffic light and turn right onto Main Street 
  • Go about .5 mi and turn left onto Bow Street

Follow directions below***.

***Proceed 3.6 mi down Bow St. and turn right onto Flying Point Road**.

  • Turn left immediately, .1 mi onto Marietta Lane (this is a gravel drive)
  • Proceed down this road .3 mi to the L.L. Bean Paddling Center

Room and Board:


Lodging

None provided. For lodging options in Freeport, visit the Freeport Merchant's Association website at www.freeportusa.com or call them at 1-800-865-1994.

Food

Morning refreshments (coffee, tea, & water) will be provided.  Students are encouraged to bring a bag lunch as the closest lunch options are 5 miles away.

Registration:


Registration Instructions

www.freeportusa.com or call 1-800-865-1994
www.visitmaine.com

Registration Site

www.llbean.com/llb/ods/513844?page=wilderness-first-aid-and-instructor-certification-courses&nav=ods-33