Intro Expedition and Wilderness Medicine Training Course
An exciting 4-day course which aims to open up the world of expedition and wilderness medicine to all medical professionals and help you mix adventure into your career.
Our Expedition and Wilderness Medicine course is designed to be the most comprehensive 4-day introductory training course a medic can be part of. Our expert faculty blend engaging lecture content with hands on practical skills essential to all expedition medics using different teaching styles to ensure that information is delivered effectively as possible. The nature of the course means not only do you have a eclectic, and highly experienced teaching faculty you also surrounded by like-minded fellow medics.
During the first 3 days of the course your time will be split 50/50 between lectures and practical group work, the evenings will vary between socialising, challenge tasks and special guest lectures. The final day will focus on a search and rescue scenario where you will combine your skills to locate, rescue, treat and evacuate a casualty.
We highly recommend arriving the day before the course, you can book additional accommodation for the Sunday night directly with Brenscombe Outdoor Centre.
All tutoring, accommodation and meals during the course
WEM care package
Downloadable course resources
What’s not included?
Insurance (for international travellers)
Drinks and food purchased from the bar
Please ensure that you follow the kit list and bring adequate kit. The weather is generally stable in this area of the UK, however, as an exposed coastal region strong winds and driving rain may be possible.