5-Day Wilderness First Responder

Course Info:

Date:

2/19/2018 - 2/23/2018

Cost:

$700

Location:

James Island Country Park
Charleston, SC 29412 - United States

Course Materials

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Host:

Charleston County Park & Rec

Contact Info:

Roger Greer
843-762-8035
rgreer@ccprc.com

Course Description:


Summary

Wilderness First Responder (WFR) is the definitive course in medical training for outdoor educators, guides, SAR team members, and others who work or play in remote areas. The curriculum is comprehensive and practical, including all of the essential principles and skills required to assess and manage medical problems in isolated and extreme environments. The 5-day format is for individuals and sponsors with less time available for on-site training and requires 25 hours of pre-course preparation.

Students must register at least 2 weeks before the course date. All students must complete all pre-course work prior to arrival on course.

Room and Board:


Lodging

Lodging options

  • Cottages –The cottages are completely furnished and equipped with cooking utensils, flatware, dishes, bed linens, blankets, and bath towels, as well as satellite television, wireless internet, and telephone service. Cottage availability not is guaranteed.
  • Primitive camping is also available

 

For more information

Roger Greer, Challenge Course Coordinator

861 Riverland Drive

Charleston, SC 29412

Phone: (843) 762-8035

Email: rgreer@ccprc.com 

Instructors:


 Instructor NameLocationCertifications
Gary Holt Gary Holt

Idaho

WEMT

Registration:


Registration Site

ccprc.com/111/Professional-Development

Payment and Fee Policies

Minimum enrollment required by January 18, 2018 for WFR and Open Recertification