Wilderness First Aid (WFA) Certification Course (FULL)

  • June 7, 2014 · 8:30 AM

REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED--Read entire event description below!

This is a two-day (8:30 am - 6:30 pm), intensive course that will teach you how to care for an injured or ill person during the critical minutes or hours before medical help is available. It will involve a combination of classroom instruction and hands-on rescue scenario practice. Successful completion of the course results in a two-year WFA certification. Check these links for the course topics and flyer, and reviews and testimonials.

Special deal: Sierra Club members save $15 on this course only, which will take place at the Sierra Club's Metro-accessible, downtown Washington, DC offices. Course fee for non-Sierra Club members is $180. Full directions and instructions will be provided after you register.

To register: Go to www.solowfa.com. The course is open to all, Sierra Club members and non-members. However, to get the discount, pay by check (not credit card or PayPal) and mail it in with a copy of your Sierra Club membership card.

Instructor: Matthew Rosefsky, Geo Medic, C.E.R.T., Wilderness EMT and SOLO Instructor.

Alternate dates/locations: (no Sierra Club discount)

• May 3 - 4, Blacksburg, VA
May 10-11, Charlottesville, VA (CPR option on 5/9)
• May 31-June 1, Richmond, VA
• June 21-22, Madison, NJ (near New York City)
• June 28-29, Virginia Beach, VA
• August 29-31, Mountain-top Weekend Retreat (dWFA, CPR, AED, sunset short hike, campfires, starry nights, sandy beach & more), Blacksburg, VA

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  • Mike

    Great course and excellent job by instructor Matt! Highly recommend it. See www.solowfa.com.

    June 10

  • Mike

    The course is now full. If you are still interested in taking a WFA course, see alternative dates and locations at www.solwfa.com.

    June 3

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