The certification is designed to provide outdoor leaders, guides, rangers and counselors with the knowledge needed to deal with crises in remote settings. This course meets all DOT national standards for First Responder with additional protocols for extended care situations. The course is taught by Wilderness Medical Associates, widely considered the most complete medical training for outdoor professionals. All students who successfully complete the WFR course will receive a certification card from Wilderness Medical Associates and a two year American Heart Association "Healthcare Provider" certification.
Contact the Outdoor Program office (315-229-5016) for additional information and to register.