Course Info


Date:

5/6/2019 - 5/10/2019

Location:

Boulder Jct, WI 54512 - United States

Course Materials:

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Host:

Camp Manito-wish YMCA

Contact Info:

Diana Schenemann
715-385-9270 ex 223
dianna.schuenemann@manito-wish.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.

Directions:

Directions to Camp Manito-wish YMCA

From Milwaukee: I-94 west to Hwy 51 north, 51 north to Vilas County Rd M (about 7 miles north of Minocqua), turn east (right on M) and continue to Boulder Junction. Turn left on Vilas County Road K west out of town. Travel approximately 1/2 to Camp Manito-wish east to entrance, turn right. Please check in at the Manito-wish Leadership Center for housing assignment.

From Twin Cities: Take I-94 east to Hwy 29 (near Chippewa Falls, WI), travel east on Highway 29 to Highway 51 (at Wausau). Turn north onto 51 and refer to instructions above. Air Travel: Northwest Airlines and Midwest Airlines fly into Rhinelander, WI airport. Contact us for pick-up arrangements.

Room and Board:


Lodging

Multiple pricing options available including lodging and meal options - see website for details.  www.manito-wish.org

Instructors


  Instructor Name Location Certifications
Gary Holt Gary Holt

Idaho

WEMT

Registration


Registration Instructions:

Go to the website and follow the Registration Checklist.

Registration Site:

manito-wish.org

Payment and Fee Policies:

discounts available for Camp Manito-wish staff