February 25-March 3, 2020
Lake Edge Club House, Puchong, Selangor 47100
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
The flagship wilderness medicine course, providing comprehensive training and hands-on practice in patient assessment, Basic Life Support, musculoskeletal injuries, spine injury management, allergy & anaphylaxis, wound management, common backcountry medical problems, medical-legal issues, and more.
70 hours over eight days.
General Principles of Wilderness Rescue & Emergency Medicine
Basic Life Support and CPR
Spine Injury Management
Improvised Patient Carries
Allergy & Anaphylaxis
Wounds and Burns
Toxins, Arthropod Disease Vectors
First Aid Kits
Those traveling to remote wilderness areas, disaster response situations, and remote areas in low-income countries.
Hands-on experiential format including drills, simulations, scenarios, along with lecture, discussion, and case studies. Wilderness and Rescue Medicine textbook provided.
From from Wilderness Medical Associates International. Valid for three years.
Jeff Baierlein, Director, Viristar Risk Management
Damien Santer, X3SI
USD $940. $40 discount if enroll with March 4-5 Risk Management for Outdoor Programs course (https://www.viristar.com/risk-management-course-kuala-lumpur). Lunch each day provided. Accommodations not included.
Enroll at https://x3si.com/education/enrollment/. (Select the Feb 25 Wilderness First Responder from the drop-down menu.)
Information and registration information at https://www.viristar.com/wilderness-first-responder-kl-2020