Course Info


Date:

4/8/2019 - 4/12/2019

Cost:

$749

Location:

La Grande, OR 97850 - United States

Course Materials:

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Host:

Cascadia Wilderness Medicine

Contact Info:

Mark Whitaker
360-749-0405
info@cascadiawildmed.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

No meals are included in this course, but there is a large kitchen available for students to use. The town of La Grande, OR is about 20 minutes away with dining and grocery options.
Lodging in primitive, summer camp style cabins is including in the price. There are showers and bathrooms in the classroom building

Instructors


  Instructor Name Location Certifications
Mark Whitaker Mark Whitaker

Skamokawa, Washington

WFR, WEMT-B

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Payment and Fee Policies:

No registrations accepted after March 29, 2019. There is substantial pre-course work required for this course. There is a $50 early registration discount for registrations received before February 10, 2019.

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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  • Please enter the name of the person who will be taking the course.
  • ****If you are using this course to recertify a WMA WEMT if is your responsibility to make sure sponsor knows when registering, and to inform the instructor on the first day of class.**
  • Thank you for expressing interest in this course. Someone from the Sponsoring organization will be in contact to complete your registration. Please note - filling out this form does not register you for the course, you must talk to the sponsor and pay the course fee to finalize registration.
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