Wilderness First Responder Course
The Wilderness First Responder (WFR) Course is a essential if you spend a significant amount of time in remote places.
This fast-paced, engaging, 9-day course prepares you to make difficult medical decisions. Half you time is spent outside of the classroom in realistic scenarios, include a full-scale mock night rescue. The nationally recognized NOLS Wilderness Medicine Institute curriculum encompasses a wide range of topics including:
- Long-term patient care
- Wound management
- Straightening angulated fractures
- Reducing dislocations
- Litter packaging
- Medication administration
- Adult and Child CPR
- Airware Management certification
This course is perfect for you if you are (or want to be) a professional operating in remote environments. You'll complete this course with the tools an confidence to manage patients in the back country for multiple days thanks to our dynamic, experienced educators.