Wilderness Medicine (Outdoor Ed) - Fall 2021

PE 1625 - Wilderness First Aid

This course focuses on essentials first with an emphasis on backcountry and wilderness issues. Includes a certificate of completion in Wilderness First Aid, as well as American Red Cross Certification in Standard First Aid and CPR. Patient assessment, body systems, equipment improvisation, trauma care, environmental medicine, toxins, backcountry medicine, and wilderness rescue are all covered. Designed for those who travel in small parties in the backcountry and who wish to be self-sufficient and well prepared, but equally useful for handling everyday medical emergencies.

1 CR S/U NoAud 10/15/2021 - 10/29/2021
8774 LEC 001
F
12:00PM - 09:00PM
BTLB01
Blakeley, B. (brb4)
Drop Deadline: September 3rd; Course Fee: $325; For more Information go to: scl.cornell.edu/coe/pe-courses
1 CR S/U NoAud 10/16/2021 - 10/30/2021
8787 LEC 002
S
09:00AM - 06:00PM
BTLB01
Blakeley, B. (brb4)
Drop Deadline: September 3rd; Course Fee: $325; For more Information go to: scl.cornell.edu/coe/pe-courses.
1 CR S/U NoAud 10/17/2021 - 10/31/2021
8880 LEC 003
Su
09:00AM - 06:00PM
BTLB01
Blakeley, B. (brb4)
Drop Deadline: September 3rd; Course Fee: $325; For more Information go to: scl.cornell.edu/coe/pe-courses

PE 1626 - Wilderness First Responder

This 8-day, 80-hour course, provides the prerequisite training and certification necessary for employment as a professional outdoor instructor at nationally recognized programs such as NOLS and Outward Bound. The curriculum goes beyond the basics needed for first aid certification to emphasize the skills and knowledge needed in backcountry rescue situations when extended care may be needed.

0 CR Sat/Unsat 11/19/2021 - 11/19/2021
13685 LEC 001
F
05:00PM - 07:00PM
BTLB01
Blakeley, B. (brb4)
Drop deadline: September 3rd. Course fee: $855. This is part one of a multi-semester course. Part two runs from January 17th-23rd. You must attend the first class in November in order to take part two in January. For more information: scl.cornell.edu/coe/pe-courses