Wilderness First Responder

Course Info:

Date:

3/3/2018 - 3/10/2018

Cost:

$800 - includes lodging and dinner each night.

Location:

Knoxville, MD 21758 - United States

Course Materials

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Host:

Georgetown University Outdoor Education

Contact Info:

Kris Nessler
202-687-8419
Kwn6@georgetown.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.

Room and Board:


Lodging

Price includes lodging in a shared heated bunk room and dinner each night (dietary accomodations can be made for early registrants).  Students will have access to a full size fridge and microwave.  Students are free to bring their own camp stoves if desired.

Instructors:


 Instructor NameLocationCertifications
Jim Bartlett Jim Bartlett

Fredericksburg, VA

AEMT, TEMS, VAEC

Michelle Murphy Michelle Murphy

Massachusetts

WEMT, EMT-C, ALS

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