Wilderness First Responder

Course Info:

Date:

3/11/2018 - 3/18/2018

Cost:

$699

Location:

Skamokawa, WA 98647 - United States

Course Materials

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Host:

Contact Info:

Mark Whitaker
360-749-0405
[email protected]

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

No food or lodging is included in this course, however, the Grange Hall where the class will be held has a kitchen that students are welcome to use for meals. There is a small grocery/convenience store within walking distance of the classroom, and two larger grocery stores about 6 miles away in Cathlamet. There is also a bar and grill style restaurant in Skamokawa, also within easy walking distance of the classroom.

Lodging options in Skamokawa include tent or yurt camping at the county park across the highway from the classroom, inn rooms above the store, and several local B&Bs, as well as other options in Cathlamet nearby. A full list will be provided on request. 

Instructors:


 Instructor NameLocationCertifications
Mark Whitaker Mark Whitaker

Skamokawa, WA

WFR, WEMT-B

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Payment and Fee Policies

$50 discount for registrations received on or before January 27th, 2018

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