We are a Wilderness Medical Society Training Partner. For one of the Best WFR training ANYWHERE-ANYTIME. This course is not for the weak at heart. It is for wilderness professionals, guides, scout leaders, and anyone who works or plays in a wilderness setting. This course follows the guidelines of the Wilderness Medical Society. Topics include;
Introduction to wilderness medicine..
Elements of leadership in wilderness skills
Wilderness adventure tripping
Special emphasis is placed on accident scene management
Leadership responsibility, and liabilities
Prevention of further injuries
Severe gross bleeding
Bone and joint injuries
Equipment and supplies
Advanced first aid kits
Back boarding and patient packaging for air rescue
Basic radio and hand communications
GPS certification through Green Check
Tripping canoe certification with ORCA
and an extensive list of other wilderness topics..
BOOK NOW - $850 per person cost
Set up a group of 6 or more and yours is FREE. $250 deposit by check, cash or email transfer.
We like to call this the back country Barefoot Doctors course. It takes 5 days 4 nights (around 100 hours. You have to have Standard First Aid/BLS-CPR to join this course) You also MUST be at least 17 years old, physically and mentally fit. "NO SUITS, TIES, or DRESSES ALLOWED" Come prepared as if you were camping in the wilderness for the week, because you will be most of the time. Rain, shine or snow.
Join us and spend a week learning how to help when 911 does not work. www.epf1st.org.
If you do not have your own equipment we do rent tents, sleeping bags, cooking and eating gear. Please bring one set of clothes you do not mind cutting up during practice.