Course Info


Date:

5/14/2019 - 5/22/2019

Cost:

$785

Location:

Gettysburg, PA 17325 - United States

Course Materials:

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Host:

Gettysburg College

Contact Info:

Jessica Jozwik
717-337-6319
jjozwik@gettysburg.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

Housing, parking, and access to the fitness center are included in the course cost. Provided housing will be in an on-campus residence hall equipped with a communal kitchen. Meals are not included, but on-campus dining options, a grocery store, and downtown are within walking distance.

Instructors


  Instructor Name Location Certifications
Jess Banks Jess Banks

Pennsylvania

RN, PHRN, WALS

Deborah Hayes Deborah Hayes

Rhode Island

NREMT, WEMT, MPIC

Registration

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