5-Day Wilderness First Responder

Course Info:

Date:

1/6/2018 - 1/10/2018

Cost:

$705 before Dec 6, 2017
$730 Dec 7-22, 2017.
Lodging Included

Location:

La Crosse, WI 54601 - United States

Course Materials

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Host:

University of Wisconsin at La Crosse
Recreation Sports: Outdoor Connection

Contact Info:

Nathan Barnhart
608-785-6530
barnhart.nath@uwlax.edu

Course Description:


Summary

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.

Room and Board:


Lodging

 

Registration includes lodging (A spot on the floor in the Recreation Center which includes use of a small kitchenette, showers, and the climbing wall) 

Contact Sponsor for Enrollment Info


Registration Instructions

If you don't purchase a parking pass it is likely you will be ticketed.

Please complete the following form, which will be forwarded to the course sponsor, who will assist you in completing the registration process.

Fields with * are required.

  • Please enter the name of the person who will be taking the course.
  • ****If you are using this course to recertify a WMA WEMT if is your responsibility to make sure sponsor knows when registering, and to inform the instructor on the first day of class.**
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