Sponsor/Host: UAB Outdoor Adventures

Location: Birmingham, AL 35294 - United States

Dates: 1/2/2020 - 1/6/2020

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.

Sponsor/Host Information:


Contact Info:
for registration or
course questions

Payton Joyner
205-996-6994
pjoyner@uab.edu

Directions to Course Location:

1501 University Boulevard 35294

Room and Board:

Lodging

We offer Camping in the Rec Center, which is optional. The price for this is $30. It includes: common floor space in a fitness studio, locker room showers, and access to a refrigerator and microwave.

Food

You may bring your own food, and there are several local restaurants within walking distance.

To Register:

Please click here to be re-directed to the sponsor's registration page.

Instructors:

  Instructor Name Location Certifications
Gary Holt Gary Holt ID, United States WEMT