Sponsor/Host: UAB Outdoor Adventures

Location: Birmingham, AL 35294 - United States

Dates: 12/28/2020 - 12/30/2020

Course Description:

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 wilderness portion of their WEMS certification with this course.

**If you are using this course to recertify a WMA WEMS certification it is your responsibility to let the sponsor know when registering, and to inform the instructor on the first day of class.**

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Directions to Course Location:

1501 University Boulevard 35294

Room and Board:

There will be the option of camping the the UAB Campus Recreation Center for $60 total. This includes common floor space in a fitness studio, locker room access, a refrigerator and microwave. Participants are encouraged to bring their own sleeping gear (see course material list) and food. There are several restaurants within walking distance as well.

Registration Information:

Registration for both the WFR recertification course and camping in the rec can be done online by following the link provided, or over the phone by calling our Membership Desk at 205-996-5038.


Registration will close on Nov. 20, 2020. The decision to cancel the course will be based on the number of registrants at that time.

To Register:

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


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