Wilderness First Responder

2 Year Certification

Wilderness First Responder is an 80 hour course for wilderness professionals and anyone who wants a higher level of training or requires a WFR certification.

After successful completion of the course you will receive a certificate of completion through NASAR (National Association of Search and Rescue)


  • Patient Assessment

  • Anatomy & Physiology

  • Respiratory & Circulatory Systems

  • Airway Management

  • Wilderness Wound care

  • CPR in the Wilderness

  • Nervous System

  • Monitoring Altered Mental Status

  • Bone & Joint Injuries

  • Splinting

  • Burns

  • Shock

  • Head & Spine Injuries

  • Sprain & Strain

  • Heat Illness

  • Hypothermia

  • Frostbite

  • Allergic reactions

  • Gastrointestinal Illness

  • Altitude Illness

  • Lightning

  • Mosquitos, Ticks, Spiders, Bees...

  • Triage

  • Submersion

  • Stroke

  • Seizures

  • Survival & Evacuation Techniques

  • Improvised litters and more

Wilderness CPR

Spring 2019 Class Schedule

Wilderness First Responder Recertification

This is a very fast paced scenario based refresher so students are expected to be well prepared.

Prior to the class each student will be responsible for familiarizing themselves with the course material. Class books along with a pre class quiz will be sent to each student and must be completed prior to class

Dates April 23-24

9AM - 5 PM

Cost $250

Location: Idaho Springs, CO

Dates April 23 - 24

9AM - 5 PM

Cost $250

Location:Canon City, CO

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