Course Info


Date:

5/16/2019 - 5/24/2019

Location:

Boulder Jct, WI 54512 - United States

Course Materials:

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Host:

Camp Manito-wish YMCA

Contact Info:

Diana Schenemann
715-385-9270 ex 223
dianna.schuenemann@manito-wish.org

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:

Directions to Camp Manito-wish YMCA

From Milwaukee: I-94 west to Hwy 51 north, 51 north to Vilas County Rd M (about 7 miles north of Minocqua), turn east (right on M) and continue to Boulder Junction. Turn left on Vilas County Road K west out of town. Travel approximately 1/2 to Camp Manito-wish east to entrance, turn right. Please check in at the Manito-wish Leadership Center for housing assignment.

From Twin Cities: Take I-94 east to Hwy 29 (near Chippewa Falls, WI), travel east on Highway 29 to Highway 51 (at Wausau). Turn north onto 51 and refer to instructions above. Air Travel: Northwest Airlines and Midwest Airlines fly into Rhinelander, WI airport. Contact us for pick-up arrangements.

Room and Board:


Lodging

Multiple pricing options available, including lodging and food - see website for details. www.manito-wish.org

Instructors


  Instructor Name Location Certifications
Gary Holt Gary Holt

Idaho

WEMT

Registration


Registration Instructions:

Go to the website and follow the 2013 Registration Checklist.

Registration Site:

manito-wish.org/outdoor-leadership-school/outdoor-leadership-school-help-hub/

Payment and Fee Policies:

Discounts available for Camp-Manito-wish staff