Course Info


Date:

4/30/2019 - 5/8/2019

Cost:

$750

Location:

Green River, UT 84525 - United States

Course Materials:

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Host:

Holiday River Expeditions

Contact Info:

Registration
800-624-6323
holiday@bikeraft.com

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:

Course Location: All courses will be held at our headquarters in Green River, Utah. Our headquarters is located 1/4 mile east of the Green River Bridge, behind the Comfort Inn. You should plan to arrive in Green River the evening before the course begins. Classes will start at 8:00 a.m. on the first day. Green River is located 180 miles southeast of Salt Lake City and 110 miles west of Grand Junction, CO.

Room and Board:


Lodging

Does not include food or lodging. Camping and hotel options close by.

Lodging: There are several motels in the area. The Holiday Inn Express (435-564-4439), Comfort Inn (435-564-3300) and Motel 6 (435-564-3436) are located just in front of our headquarters.

Campgrounds: There are three campgrounds in Green River. The Green River State Park (435-564-3633) located about one mile away, KOA Campground (435-564-3633) located about one mile away, and the United Campground (435-564-8195) located across from our headquarters. There is also free camping along the Green River, and at Swasey's Beach (about 12 miles away).

 

Instructors


  Instructor Name Location Certifications
Zach Vanderwall Zach Vanderwall

Montana

EMT-B, WEMT, BLS Lead

Courtney Vanderwall Courtney Vanderwall

Montana

EMT-B, WEMT, BLS Assist

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