Join the staff of SOLO, nationally recognized leaders in the field of wilderness medicine and rescue, for a 80-hour (8 day) intensive wilderness emergency care course. SOLO’s Wilderness First Responder (WFR) course is the recognized industry standard for those who work as backcountry trip leaders, camp counselors, mountain guides, river guides, and ski patrollers. Learn skills needed to deal with emergencies in remote settings, with a focus on the extended care often required in wilderness medical emergencies. Practical simulations and lectures.
You should plan to wear or have with you clothing that will be appropriate to the season and location where you will be taking your course. We will likely be spending a significant portion of the class time out-of-doors. If you have questions regarding the usual weather where your course will be held, please contact the sponsor or consult an on-line weather resource. The following list is to SUPPLEMENT the clothing you will be wearing.
Helpful Items To Bring
Coffee and snacks will be provided daily. The facility has a kitchen that you can use which has a refrigerator, stove, oven, microwave and toaster.
Lodging is not provided for this course however, there are several hotels nearby, please give us a call if you need help finding lodging locally at 603-882-1046.