Course Info


Date:

3/9/2019 - 3/17/2019

Cost:

$650 before 2/1/19, $700 after

Location:

Macomb, IL 61455 - United States

Course Materials:

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Host:

Western Illinois University

Contact Info:

Mindy Pheiffer
309-298-4676
HF-campus@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 www.wiu.edu/hfc

Room and Board:


Lodging

Bunks available at the field campus at no cost.  RSVP required
 

Food

Food is at your own expense

Contact Sponsor for Enrollment Info


Payment and Fee Policies:

Registration opens Dec. 3rd

Please complete the following form, which will be forwarded to the course sponsor, who will assist you in completing the registration process.

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