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Wilderness First Responder 5-Day Course, April 29- May 3, 2023 Marion, MT
April 29 - May 3$1050.00
Fees: $1050.00 includes course instruction, books and certification.
5-Day 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.
Class size limited. 70 hours. The following teaching materials are provided by CBO at no additional cost:
- Wilderness and Rescue Medicine: A guide for the basic and advanced practitioner
- Wilderness Medicine Workbook
- The Field Guide of Wilderness & Rescue Medicine
- WFR Class Notes and handouts
- SOAP Notes
Once registered, you will be asked to sign into our Moodle site and fill out a registration form. Once signed in, you will receive an electronic Wilderness and Rescue Medicine text book in preparation for your online pre-course WFR packet and test. An additional fee of $100.00 will be charged for those signing up less that 14 days from class start date. Sign-ups within 2-week period will be charged an additional 100.00.
Class will be held on beautiful Bitterroot Lake in Marion, MT. Inexpensive and local lodging and camping is available. Contact Susan for details @ 970-596-2999.
Payment can be made by PayPal or by mailing a check payable to Crested Butte Outdoors, LLC for the appropriate course. We will accept deposits equal to 50% of the full course price if you pay by check.
A full refund, minus a $120 cancellation fee, will be issued to any student canceling if more than 31 days remain before the start of the class. No refunds will be issued within 31 days of the class start date. In the unlikely event that a course is canceled, a full refund will be issued.