Sponsor/Host: Grand Valley State University

Location: Allendale, MI 49401 - United States

Dates: 12/14/2019 - 12/18/2019

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

Kaileigh Hennard
616-331-9398
brammeka@gvsu.edu

Room and Board:

Lodging

Local lodging would be the Sleep Inn and Suites, Allendale, MI

Registration Information:

West Michigan American Alpine Club Discount

To Register:

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

Instructors:

  Instructor Name Location Certifications
Robert Schumacker Robert Schumacker MI, United States MA, EMT-B, WFR
Amy Attivissimo Amy Attivissimo MI, United States WEMT, NREMT-B