Online Certification Extension: WFA

The Online Certification Extension-WFA course is for current WMA WFA students who have had an upcoming course postponed due to COVID-19. Upon successful completion of this course, you will receive a short-term WMA WFA certification valid for 6 months beyond the completion date. You must complete this course before your certification expires. If your certification… Read more »

WMA Course Testing

The Open Recertification course is open to graduates of any wilderness-based first aid training course that was at least 64 hours long and completed within 3 years of the proposed recertification option. Successful graduates of this course will receive Wilderness Medical Associates’ Wilderness First Responder, Anaphylaxis, and BLS/Healthcare Provider-level CPR certifications. WMA WEMS graduates with a current EMS license may also recertify the… Read more »

Online Certification Extension: WAFA

The Online Certification Extension-WAFA course is for WMA, US WAFA students who have had an upcoming recertification course postponed due to COVID-19. Upon successful completion of this course, you will receive a short-term WMA WAFA certification valid for 6 months beyond the completion date. You must complete this course before your certification expires. If your… Read more »

Online Certification Extension: WFR

The Online Certification Extension-WFR course is for WMA WFR students who have had an upcoming recertification course postponed due to COVID-19. Upon successful completion of this course, you will receive a short-term WMA WFR certification valid for 6 months beyond the completion date. You must complete this course before your certification expires. If your certification… Read more »

5-Day Wilderness First Responder

Wilderness First Responder (WFR) is the definitive course in medical training for outdoor educators, guides, SAR team members, and others who work or play in remote areas. The curriculum is comprehensive and practical, including all of the essential principles and skills required to assess and manage medical problems in isolated and extreme environments. The 5-day… Read more »