Wilderness First Responder (WFR) + BLS CPR
May 30 – June 8, 2022
This 72-hour in-person seminar is 8 days in length and combines the fundamentals of Wilderness Medicine with the biological understandings of the inner-workings of the body’s systems.
Classroom sessions include: lecture, skills labs, scenarios, on-trail field days and scenario based learning.
The wilderness curriculum includes standards of care for urban situations with additional protocols for remote or wilderness environments. Special topics include, but are not limited to: the lifting and moving of patients, CPR, wound and burn care management, clearing patients of spine and head trauma, athletic injuries, realigning fractures and dislocations, improvised splinting techniques, patient monitoring and long-term patient care, up-to-date information on all environmental emergencies, common medical problems, and advice on OTC and Rx drug therapies.
Emphasis is placed on prevention through personal risk management and decision-making.
Upon successful completion of the WFR & HH Seminar students will receive: Stonehearth Open Learning Opportunities (SOLO) Wilderness First Responder and American Heart Association (AHA) Basic Life Support CPR certifications.
For an additional cost students can obtain college credits through our partnership with Central Wyoming College – Jackson Outreach Center. Reach out to us for more details regarding course specifics, credit offerings and associated cost.