Wilderness First Responder

Course Info:


3/10/2018 - 3/18/2018


$650 by Feb. 2 / $700 after Feb. 2


Horn Field Campus
985 China Rd
Macomb, IL 61455 - United States

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Western Illinois University

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Course Description:


The definitive wilderness course in medical training, leadership, and critical thinking for outdoor, low-resource, and remote professionals and leaders.

The Wilderness First Responder program is the ideal medical training for leaders in remote areas including outdoor educators, guides, military, professional search and rescue teams, researchers, and those involved in disaster relief. The curriculum is comprehensive and practical. It includes the essential principles and skills required to assess and manage medical problems in isolated and extreme environments for days and weeks if necessary.


Available at http://www.wiu.edu/coehs/rpta/horn_field_campus/contact_us/directions.php

Room and Board:


Tuition includes lodging in the cabins at Horn Field Campus, WFR site location.  Each cabin has a sleeping area with multiple bunk beds and its own restrooms/showers. 
Not included in tuition is lodging at local hotels.  Visit http://www.makeitmacomb.com/stay/ for hotel information.


Various fast food and casual dining restaurants. Use of kitchen is included in tuition. Visit http://www.makeitmacomb.com/eat/  for restaurant information


 Instructor NameLocationCertifications
Gary Holt Gary Holt



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