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Wilderness First Responder
WFR
CLASS CODE: RL 380 CREDITS:  4 FEE:  $200.00
DIVISION: BUSINESS & COMMUNICATION
DEPARTMENT: RECREATION LEADERSHIP
GENERAL EDUCATION: This course does not fulfill a General Education requirement.

CATALOG DESCRIPTION: Recommended for students seeking employment in wilderness environments. National Certification for Wilderness First Responder skills. Emphasis on accepted medical protocols for situations requiring extended patient management in the wilderness, extreme environments, and with limited equipment.
DESCRIPTION: Designed specifically for outdoor professionals, this course provides you with the tools to make critical medical and evacuation decisions in remote locations. Half of your time will be spent completing practical skills, case studies and scenarios designed to challenge your decision making abilities. Immerse yourself in this intensive format and leave with confidence in your ability to act.
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REQUIREMENTS: 10 hours per week in class
one overnight trip
80 hours required for WMI certification
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EFFECTIVE DATE: August 2002