Wilderness First Responder

Saturday, August 3, 2024 8:30 a.m. to Saturday, August 10 at 5:30 p.m.

Wilderness First Responder (WFR) is the gold standard of remote emergency medicine. This eight-day course is perfect for outdoor enthusiasts who want to go beyond the basics. In this course we will learn and practice skills related to emergency response and care in wilderness and remote settings.

We will also learn anatomy and physiology, engage in in-depth practice scenarios, and have plenty of opportunities to learn by trial and error. A Basic Life Support level CPR certification is included in this course (this is the CPR course taken by medical professionals).

Course Details:

  • eight-day course taught over a one-week period
    • Saturday, Aug. 3, to Saturday, Aug. 10
    • 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. every day
  • Cost: $750
  • WFR certification card is valid for three years
    • To recertify, you can take a two-day Wilderness First Aid course before the expiration date of your WFR certification
  • American Heart Association CPR BLS certification is included; valid for two years
  • Minimum age to participate: 18
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