Course Info


Date:

4/25/2018 - 4/29/2018

Cost:

$1050 - includes all boat transport between mainland and Hurricane Island, and all Food, Housing and WMA costs.

Location:

Hurricane Island, ME 04841 - United States

Course Materials:

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Host:

Hurricane Island Center for Science and Leadership

Contact Info:

Phoebe Jekielek
207-867-6050
registration@hurricaneisland.net

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.

Directions:

Transport to Hurricane is provided the DAY BEFORE the start of the program. Come learn on this beautiful Island 12 miles off the coast of Maine and experience the sunsets, wildlife, and tides of Island life!

Instructors


  Instructor Name Location Certifications
Sarah Adelberg Sarah Adelberg

Readfield, Maine

EMT

Gary Holt Gary Holt

Idaho

WEMT

Registration

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