5-Day Wilderness First Responder

Course Info:

Date:

2/5/2018 - 2/9/2018

Cost:

$725

Location:

Scottsdale, AZ 85260 - United States

Course Materials

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Host:

Contact Info:

Josh Jackson
619-303-5688
[email protected]

Course Description:


Summary

Wilderness First Responder (WFR) is the definitive course in medical training for outdoor educators, guides, SAR team members, and others who work or play in remote areas. The curriculum is comprehensive and practical, including all of the essential principles and skills required to assess and manage medical problems in isolated and extreme environments. The 5-day format is for individuals and sponsors with less time available for on-site training and requires 25 hours of pre-course preparation.

Students must register at least 2 weeks before the course date. All students must complete all pre-course work prior to arrival on course.

 

Inclusions for the course:

  • Course 
  • Instructor
  • All Course materials
  • Large basecamp style kitchen with propane stoves, food prep table, all necessary cooking utensils and equipment
  • Coolers w/ice for food storage
  • Coffee and the means to make and serve for every morning
  • Large group tent with power and seating for classroom activities
  • Drinking water
  • Showers
  • Mcdowell Mountain Regional Park entry
  • Firewood for nightly group fire

Not Included:

  • Meals (closest food is 20 min away so students should come prepared to make and eat food on site)
  • Personal camping gear (tent, sleeping bag, sleeping pad) If you are camping
  • Dishes, eating utensils, cups/mugs
  • Power for charging personal devices

Room and Board:


Lodging

Optional Camping

Camping on site is available at a rate of $10/night. This only includes a place to camp, you must provide your own camping gear.  You must call the course host in advance to reserve and pay for your spot.

Arizona Outback Adventures

480-945-2881 (extension 4)

 

Food

Not included.

Instructors:


 Instructor NameLocationCertifications
Darren Stokes Darren Stokes

Colorado

WEMT

Registration:


Registration Instructions

Please contact the WLI office regarding course specific details.

Registration Site