Course: Wilderness First Responder
- COURSES TYPE
- Wilderness First Responder
- 2019-01-12 → 2019-01-16 (5 days)
- NULL USD
- Simon Dilks
- GAC Adventure
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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.
The Wilderness First Responder curriculum is written in-house by a team of remote medical rescue researchers and professionals. Ongoing evidence based research and review contributes to a unique and innovative approach to patient care in backcountry and austere settings. The curriculum is comprehensive, complete, and kept current on an annual basis. This is the most current and cutting edge course of any first response medical training (urban or remote) in the world.
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Assistant for this course
Brandon, with his 20 years of experience in the outdoor education field, has also garnered experience in conducting Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award programme throughout Asia Pacific regions. Beside that, he also involved with International Disaster Relief Mission and Local Search & Rescue Relief Mission. He also has strong interest in the environment and still continues doing research in recreational ecology in his PhD.