Wilderness Medicine for the Professional Practitioner - Flagstaff, Maine

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Course Details

Enrollment Status: 
Sponsor Name: 
Landmark Learning, Inc.
Start Date: 
Friday, October 20, 2017 to Sunday, October 22, 2017

Course Pricing

$ 200.00 - Application Fee;
$ 450.00 - Tuition;
$ 650.00 - Total Course Cost;
$ 50.00 - Optional Gear Shuttle Fee (Round-trip)
*Lab Fee is due 30 days before the course start date. This is non-refundable and non-transferable upon payment
*Tuition is due 30 days before the course start date
*Application Fee is due at the time of application. This is non-refundable and non-transferrable upon payment

Course Logistics

Meals and accommodations are provided in the Total Course Cost, from dinner on Friday, Oct 20, through lunch on Sunday, Oct 22. Maine Huts and Trails staff will prepare and provide all meals for course participants. Please email main@landmarklearning.edu with any dietary restrictions-preferences so that we can make sure Maine Huts and Trails is aware of your requests.

Included in the Total Course Cost. This course will run at the Flagstaff Hut in the Maine Huts and Trails system. There is a 1.8 mile flat hike required from the trail head to access the hut. Participants can walk along the single track trail which follows the edge of Flagstaff Lake to the hut. The lodging includes heated bunk rooms. Pillows are provided. Bring a sleeping bag and additional gear in a backpack for the hike in. Please see the gear list for more details.

The trailhead for the Flagstaff Hut is 1.8 miles from the Hut. You may leave your car at the trailhead and walk in to the hut with your sleeping bag and gear in a backpack. There is no parking available at the hut. For an additional fee ($50 round-trip), you can sign up for an optional gear shuttle provided by Maine Huts and Trails at the trailhead at 5:00pm on Friday. Gear must be in a backpack. You can select this option in your course registration. Maine Huts and Trails will shuttle your backpacks back to the trailhead from the hut on Sunday at the end of the course. Directions: Please refer to the Maine Huts and Trails Flagstaff Hut website for driving directions. https://mainehuts.org/our-huts/flagstaff For the trailhead location, search Google Maps: "Flagstaff Hut Trail Head-Parking Lot, Long Falls Dam Rd, New Portland, ME 04961”

Other Pertinent Info:
Check out this podcast about this specific course by course instructor Jon Lowrance, MSN, CRNA: www.FromtheHeadoftheBed.com-episode33 NOLS Wilderness Medicine for the Professional Practitioner course description: https:/www.nols.edu/en/courses/courses/wilderness-medicine-professional-practitioner/ CME Information: https://www.nols.edu/en/resources/credit-continuing-education/continuing-education/ Listen to a podcast with Jon Lowrance, MSN, CRNA talking about this course! www.FromtheHeadoftheBed.com-episode33

To Register

Contact Phone: 
(828) 293-5384

Additional Documents

Packing List/Expectations

Please refer to the Course Overview for course packing lists, overall course expectations, etc.

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