Wilderness First Responder

Course Info:

Date:

3/10/2018 - 3/18/2018

Cost:

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

Location:

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

Course Materials

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Host:

Western Illinois University

Contact Info:

Registration
309-298-1967
MJ-Pheiffer@wiu.edu

Course Description:


Summary

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.

Directions

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

Room and Board:


Lodging

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.
 

Food

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

Instructors:


 Instructor NameLocationCertifications
Gary Holt Gary Holt

Idaho

WEMT

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