Sponsor/Host: University of Nevada, Las Vegas

Location: Las Vegas, NV 89154 - United States

Dates: 3/16/2020 - 3/22/2020

Course Description:

The definitive wilderness course in medical training, leadership, and critical thinking for outdoor, low-resource, and remote professionals and leaders.

The Wilderness First Responder program is the ideal medical training for leaders in remote areas including outdoor educators, guides, military, professional search and rescue teams, researchers, and those involved in disaster relief. The curriculum is comprehensive and practical. It includes the essential principles and skills required to assess and manage medical problems in isolated and extreme environments for days and weeks if necessary.

Sponsor/Host Information:

Contact Info:
for registration or
course questions

Mike Conley

Room and Board:


Food not included. Lodging choose from the many accommodations located around Las Vegas or camp at the Red Rock National Conservation Area campground.  Showers are available on site at UNLV. Feel free to contact host for suggestions.

Registration Information:

Students must register at least 2 weeks before the course date. All students must complete all registration paperwork prior to start of course.

To Register:

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  Instructor Name Location Certifications
Mark Whitaker Mark Whitaker WA, United States WFR, WEMT-B
Josh Jackson Josh Jackson CA, United States NR, WEMT-B