Course Info


Date:

1/2/2019 - 1/6/2019

Location:

Wiscasset, ME 04578 - United States

Course Materials:

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Host:

Chewonki Foundation

Contact Info:

Greg Shute
207-882-7323 x129
gshute@chewonki.org

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 in wood heated cabins with bathrooms and showers a short walk away.

Food

Food is provided.

Instructors


  Instructor Name Location Certifications
Sawyer Alberi Sawyer Alberi

Vermont

WEMT

Sam Hallowell Sam Hallowell

North Haven, Maine

EMT, WEMT

Abby Rowe Abby Rowe

Mount Desert Island, Maine

NREMT, WEMT

Registration


Registration Site:

www.chewonki.org/vacations/vacations_courses.asp