Wilderness First Aid Course

Event Date: 
Monday, April 10, 2017 - 8:00am to Tuesday, April 11, 2017 - 5:00pm
Location: 
The Barn @ Barn Beach Reserve, 347 Division Street, Leavenworth, WA

Please contact programs@wenatcheeriverinstitute.org with questions.
Sponsored by Wenatchee River Institute and the NOLS Wilderness Medicine

Course Description:

Whether spending time in the backcountry is your passion or your profession, you should never have to ask, "What do I do now?" In this fast-paced and hands-on course, you will learn how to prepare for the unexpected. 

The NOLS Wilderness Medicine Institute's (WMI) curriculum includes many advanced topics that other programs leave out such as dislocation reduction and epinephrine administration. In just two days, you will have the knowledge, skills and ability to make sound decisions in emergency situations. 

This course is ideal for trip leaders, camp staff, outdoor enthusiasts and invidviduals in remote locations. WMI's course is pre-approved by such organizations as the American Camping Association, the United States Forest Service and other government agencies. The course does not include CPR. 

Course Dates: April 10th and 11th, 2017 (Monday and Tuesday)
Course Times: 8am-5pm (7:45am start on April 10th)
Course Fee: $200
Course Location: Wenatchee River Institute 'Barn'

 

Important Course Forms:
Course Letter
WMI Student Agreement
WFA Course Schedule