Student Preparation

You’ve found the course you want to take – now what?

* Review the following forms:

* Call the course sponsor. You can find the sponsor’s contact information on the course schedule. Do this early because you may be expected to complete pre-course study assignments. The course sponsor will also register you for the course, arrange payment, give directions, and inform you of accommodations and meals if they are included.

The Wilderness Medical Associates International offices can answer questions concerning course content, physical or mental demands and intensity of the course, certification or recertification, reciprocity, or technical issues.

This course makes me feel much better about being in the backcountry – I know when to be ok, when to be worried, and when to be really worried.

~ Andrea Goth - Chewonki WAFA Student