Wilderness EMT Upgrade

Course Info:

Date:

5/9/2018 - 5/13/2018

Cost:

$1050 - includes all boat transport between mainland and Hurricane Island, and all Food, Housing and WMA costs.

Location:

Hurricane Island, ME 04841 - United States

Course Materials

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Host:

Hurricane Island Center for Science and Leadership

Contact Info:

Phoebe Jekielek
207-867-6050
registration@hurricaneisland.net

Course Description:


Summary

Training for medical personnel who would like to enhance their skills and experience for use in the rural, wilderness, and technical rescue setting. This course is popular with all levels of medical professionals but primarily geared toward pre-hospital EMS providers.

The WEMT curriculum builds on EMS training and expertise to meet the special challenges of the remote and unconventional environment. It is designed for medical personnel working in rural EMS, search and rescue, law enforcement, disaster response, and on wilderness expeditions. Like all WMA International training, it represents the best application of the available science balanced by considerable clinical experience and the reality of providing medical care in difficult and dangerous places.

 

Directions

Transport to Hurricane is provided the DAY BEFORE the start of the program. Come learn on this beautiful Island 12 miles off the coast of Maine and experience the sunsets, wildlife, and tides of Island life!

Instructors:


 Instructor NameLocationCertifications
Stephen Leavins Stephen Leavins

Maine

CCEMT-P, NREMT-P, WEMT, WALS

Registration:

Registration for this Event is closed.