Course Info


Date:

5/26/2019 - 6/1/2019

Cost:

$640

Location:

College Park, MD 20742 - United States

Course Materials:

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Host:

University of Maryland - College Park

Contact Info:

Amanda Preperato
(301) 226-3078
aprep@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

This course will take place in the Eppley Recreation Center on the campus of the University of Maryland, College Park. Meals and lodging are not provided. Parking on campus is an additional $40 fee. Contact Jeffrey Holliday (jcholli@umd.edu) if you have any questions about this course.

Food

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

Registration


Registration Site:

go.umd.edu/WFR2019

Payment and Fee Policies:

Course fee is refundable up to three weeks before the course start date, minus a $10 processing fee. No refunds will be given for cancellations within three weeks of the course start date.