Sponsor/Host: Cascadia Wilderness Medicine
Location: Chewelah Peak Learning Center
Chewelah, WA 99109 - United States
Dates: 10/5/2020 - 10/9/2020
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 format is for individuals and sponsors with less time available for on-site training and requires 25 hours of pre-course preparation.
Students must register at least 2 weeks before the course date. All students must complete all pre-course work prior to arrival on course.
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Directions to Course Location:
The course will be held at the Chewelah Peak Learning Center, located about 9 miles, (20 minutes) east of Chewelah, WA, on Flowery Trail Rd. Approximately 90 minute drive from Spokane, WA.
Room and Board:
Dormitory style lodging is included in the $799 course cost.
Food is not included, however, propane stoves and space to prepare food and wash dishes will be available next to the classroom. You will need to bring your own food, cooler, cookware and dishes. The town of Chewelah is about 20 minutes away with dining and grocery shopping options.
No registrations accepted after September 25, 2020. There is substantial pre-course work required for this course.
There is a $50 early registration discount offered for registrations received before July 13, 2020.
Please click here and fill out the form to let the sponsor know of your interest in the course. Someone from the sponsoring organization will be in touch to let you know if there is space in the course and to complete your registration. Filling out this form does not guarantee your spot in the course.