Wilderness First Responder

Course Info:

Date:

5/27/2018 - 6/2/2018

Cost:

$675

Location:

College Park, MD 20742 - United States

Course Materials

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Host:

University of Maryland - College Park

Contact Info:

Jeffrey Holliday
301-226-4421
jcholli@umd.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

www.transportation.umd.edu.

Room and Board:


Lodging

College Park has several hotels within biking distance from campus. Greenbelt National Park is also nearby.

Food

There are several convenient, affordable and healthy dining options on and near campus.

Registration:


Registration Site

go.umd.edu/WFR2018