Wilderness First Responder (WFR)
January 4 - 12
Course meets from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., plus a field day.
WFR has long been recognized as the standard in wilderness medical training for guides, trip leaders and outdoor professionals. This 80-hour WFR course provides students with the knowledge and skills needed to respond to backcountry medical and trauma situations. Students will learn patient stabilization, treatment, and evacuation with special attention to extended patient care. The class culminates with an overnight mock scenario that gives students practical, hands-on experience. Upon successful completion of the course students will receive a WFR Certification of Completion Card from SOLO, valid for 3 years and an American Heart Association - Healthcare Provider CPR card valid for 2 years.
Days: 80 hours
Price: $495 | $544.50 | $594
Physical Challenge: 1 2 3 4 5
Activity: First Aid
Credit: 3, PRM 216