Wilderness First Responder (WFR)

Manage medical issues in extreme environments

For Cost Duration Prerequisites Pre-Course Prep
Professional guides, outdoor educators, search and rescue, anybody travelling in remote areas; beginner to advanced $1059 5-day / $1259 8-day CAD 5 or 8 days 18+ years for 5-day, 16+ years for 8-day, No experience needed 25+ hours for 5-day, optional for 8-day

The Wilderness First Responder course will prepare you to assess and manage medical problems in isolated and remote environments. Choose the ‘standard’ 8-day WFR course or the ‘5-day WFR’, which includes 25+ hours of independent study before the onsite portion.

Partnered with Wilderness Medical Associates (WMA)

For our medical courses, we partner with Wilderness Medical Associates. WMA has set the standard in wilderness medicine and rescue training for over 30 years. The cutting-edge curriculum is constantly updated by a group of healthcare professionals, has been taught on all 7 continents, and is recognized around the world.

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