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Wilderness First Responder Course - May 25-31. 

Touch of Nature is pleased to announce it will be hosting the popular Wilderness First Responder Class May 25-31.  Experience the highest quality wilderness medical training available.  All students successfully completing this 72-hour course will receive a three-year certification from Wilderness Medical Associates.  Topics include patient assessment, body systems, equipment improvisation, trauma, environmental medicine, toxins, back country medicine, wilderness rescue and much more.

Be prepared for a lot of time spent outside. Plan according to the region and time of year.  Participants will sign up directly with Darren Stokes, the instructor.  Once registered, participants will get an email referring them to Touch of Nature to get food/lodging arranged.

  • WFR Full Course, May 25-31- $750
  • Meals and lodging packages for the course are separate from the course registrations.  

Register for the May 25-31 course here.

Register for May 25-31 food and lodging here. 

For more information on the program, visit the Wilderness Medical Associates WebsiteFor general information, please contact Erik Oberg at 618-453-3945 or eriko@siu.edu.