Host: Chicago Voyagers

Location: Palatine, IL 60067 - United States

Dates: 3/7/2020 - 3/11/2020

Course Description:

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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Room and Board:


Lodging available onsite at extra cost. Free lunch provided. Shared heated cabins with bathrooms on site are available. See our registration page.

Registration Information:

Must register by February 15 to have time to complete mandatory pre-course work.

To Register:

Registration for this event is closed.


  Instructor Name Location Certifications
Gary Holt ID, United States WEMT
Isa Suescum OR, United States NREMT, WFR