Necessary Training for Work & Play in the Outdoors
WILDERNESS FIRST AID
A good choice for hikers, climbers, backpackers, kayakers --basically anyone recreating outdoors! Standard course is 3 days. Also available as a 2-day intensive. May be used to recertify current WFR and WEMT.
WILDERNESS FIRST RESPONDER
The course for guides, adventure seekers taking multi-day trips out of cell coverage, or anyone who wants to know more about wilderness medicine. Standard course is 9 days. Also available as a 5-day course with online study in advance. Syllabus. Find a course.
WFR & WEMT RECERTIFICATION
WFR or WEMT holders may use this course to refresh and recertify. Note: it is also possible to recertify by taking one of our WFA courses and then passing a Recertification Test. Standard course is 3 days. Click here for a list of currently approved providers for recertification through Outside Medicine.
ADVANCED WILDERNESS FIRST AID
More in depth training, more topics, and more simulations. This 5 day course is a step up from WFA certification.
Adult and Child CPR certifications are included with most courses. AED and Infant CPR may be added for an additional fee. Standalone CPR training with 3-year certification is also available. Arrange a CPR course.