The Wilderness First Responder course prepares you for wilderness emergency situations that may occur in remote locations and include prolonged patient care, severe environments and improvised equipment.
This course lasts 10 days and takes place in the beautiful Pepperwood Preserve in Santa Rosa. Topics covered include: leadership and prevention strategies, advanced patient assessment, anaphylaxis treatment, field wound management, spinal injury evaluation and field reduction of dislocations, and CPR for the Professional Rescuer.
Dates: August 4 – 14, 2013
Location: Pepperwood Preserve, Santa Rosa
$695 for WLT, CAPLT, and FLT alumni
$765 for General Public
$55 for CPR Professional only, August 4, 2013
Lodging and 2-3 Meals per day are included.
This intensive course is the ideal training for youth trip leaders who want to do extended trips in more remote areas. It is also required for all outdoor leaders.
The CPR for the Professional Rescuer course is included for FREE with registration for the full-WFR course. It is offered at the same site on the first day, August 4th.
We also offer Wilderness First Responder Re-certification