The recertification course is open to graduates of all wilderness training courses of 64 hours or longer with a current Wilderness First Responder certification. Successful graduates of this course will receive Wilderness Medical Associates’ Wilderness First Responder, Anaphylaxis, and BLS/Healthcare Provider-level CPR certifications. WMA-WEMT graduates with a current EMT-B or Paramedic certificate may also recertify the wilderness portion of their WEMT with this course. The course runs 8 a.m.- 6 p.m. daily.
You must have previously taken and been successfully certified in Wilderness First Responder in order to take the WFR recertification course.
To request your textbook ahead of the course, email Wild Med and include the following information: course ID (found on course information letter after registration), full name, shipping address, course location, and course start date.
Lodging is not available.
There is a $ 50-course fee reduction for all Northland students, staff, faculty, and alumni.
**Any Northland student who completes this year’s certification and is hired to become an OO leader will benefit from an increased pay-rate and become eligible for a $200 rebate upon completion of their summer orientation contract.**