Wilderness First Responder (WFR) 8-day Course, January 18 -25, 2014
Join us for 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. Upon successful completion, students will receive a Wilderness First Responder certification and certification of CPR taught to an equivalent health care provider level. Certifications are valid for three years. The WFR course will be led by instructors from the Wilderness Medical Associates International.
Course fee is $750 if paid before 12/18/13. The fee includes room and board for the 8-day course. Local residents can pay $600 for the course without lodging, only lunch included. For more information and to register visit http://www.wildmed.com/wilderness-medical-courses/first-response/wilderness-first-responder/course-2870.php or e-mail Pat Karl at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (908) 362-6765 x1.