Wilderness First Responder (WFR)
Learn the skills required to lead, respond, and react accordingly in remote and low-resource environments.
Wilderness First Aid (WFA)
Get trained in medical concepts and basic life support skills for smarter and safer outdoor adventures.
Learn the most up-to-date wilderness medicine and refresh essential skills.
Host a WMA course - anywhere
Become a host and provide specialized training for wilderness professionals and enthusiasts in your community. WMA International brings courses all over the world, hosted by all types of organizations.
Instructor Spotlight: Meet Jon Tierney
WMA International is honored to recognize another one of our skilled, passionate, and downright inspiring instructors: Jon Tierney! Jon is an IFMGA/AMGA Mountain Guide, RN, Flight Paramedic, and business owner based in Orono, Maine. Jon has dedicated his life to outdoor education, mountain guiding, and medicine. He received his paramedic certification in 1988 and started his own guiding company, Acadia Mountain Guides in 1993. Jon also owns and runs Alpenglow Adventure Sports, a retail store with locations in Bar Harbor and Orono.