Wilderness Emergency Responder

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Krislund Camp & Conference Center, 189 Krislund Dr, Howard, PA 16841, USA
Nov 29 2021
Dec 03 2021
WEMR
$725.00 $650.00

Early bird price expires on Sep 15, 2021 at 11:59 PM

  1. Sun 
  2. Mon9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  3. Tue9:00 am - 7:00 pm
  4. Wed12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  5. Thu9:00 am - 6:00 pm
  6. Fri9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  7. Sat 

Description

​​​Course Dates: 29 November - 3 December 2021


Cost: $650.00


Minimum Age:  16 years old


Are you a member of a local Search and Rescue team, Ski Patrol unit member, Emergency Medical Technician, or do you spend long periods of time hunting, camping or adventuring in the outdoors?


Then please join us for our Wilderness Medical Responder training course!


The Wilderness Medical Responder course is designed to teach those that are medical professionals, responders to rural or wilderness environments, and or trip leaders how to protect your clients and communities while working with or within an organized EMS structure. This course teaches the skills necessary to assess, treat and care for patients or clients in the back country setting. Classroom lectures and demonstrations are combined with realistic scenarios where mock patient scenarios will reinforce learning and challenge skills known and learned. Learning takes place both in the classroom and in outdoor settings regardless of weather conditions.


Graduates of this course that possesses a current EMS certification (EMT/ PARAMEDIC) will receive their Wilderness EMT credential upon successful completion of the course. Those that do not possess a current EMS certification will receive a Wilderness First Responder Credential upon successful completion of this course. Our course is registered with NASAR and students will receiver both a SRTC completion and NASAR qualification.


FAWM credit through the Wilderness Medical Society are also available on request for an additional fee. For more information about becoming a Wilderness Fellow or obtaining credits, please contact us at Sergeant_RescueTng@outlook.com. (Credit hours to be awarded TBA Soon)



Late Registration Starts 15 Sep 2021. Course fee will increase to $725.00 per student after that date if seats are available to facilitate rush order of supplies or individual course materials.


Prerequisites:

- CPR Card


Class dates

11/29/2021, 11/30/2021, 12/01/2021, 12/02/2021, 12/03/2021

Additional services and fees

FAWM Credits $250.00
Lodging On site $200.00

Restrictions

Participants must currently be 16 years or older.

Program enrollment capacity

Minimum: 1

Maximum: 30

Registration period

Registration starts on 07/12/2021 and ends on 11/25/2021.

Location

Krislund Camp & Conference Center, 189 Krislund Dr, Howard, PA 16841, USA