Course Info


Date:

3/3/2018 - 3/6/2018

Cost:

$360

Location:

Davidson, NC 28035 - United States

Course Materials:

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Host:

Contact Info:

Sue Daschner
704-894-2623
[email protected]

Course Description


Summary:

 

An entry-level course designed for professionals working in significantly remote settings for days or weeks. 

Wilderness Advanced First Aid is comprehensive medical training designed for remote professionals or wilderness leaders who venture into remote and challenging environments. Wilderness Medicine differs significantly from standard first aid courses and other training that are oriented toward urban environments. This course teaches how to manage medical emergencies when hospitals and rescue services may not be available for an extensive time period. We prepare students for emergency situations that involve prolonged patient care, severe environments, and improvised equipment.

 

**If you are using this course to recertify a WMA WEMT it is your responsibility to let the sponsor know when registering, and to inform the instructor on the first day of class.**

Directions:

www3.davidson.edu/cms/x925.xml

Room and Board:


Lodging

Free. Bring your own pad & bag! Floor space in heated lodge building, 15 minute walk from classroom. Large fireplace, central heat. Kitchen and bathrooms in lodge; showers in classroom building.

Many hotels nearby. See www.davidson.edu, About Davidson, Visiting Davidson for details.

Food

No meal plan. Kitchen available in free lodging, and local grocery stores in walking distance. Area restaurants listed at www.davidson.edu, About Davidson, Visiting Davidson.

Instructors


  Instructor Name Location Certifications
Kevin Hall Kevin Hall

Arkansas

NREMT

EMT Instructor

WEMT

WFR

Laura Helfman Laura Helfman

Tennessee

MD, WFR

Mark Whitaker Mark Whitaker

Skamokawa, Washington

WFR, WEMT-B

Registration

Registration for this Event is closed.