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Cornell University

PE 1626: Wilderness First Responder

Wilderness First Aid

This course provides the prerequisite training and certification necessary for employment as a professional outdoor instructor at nationally recognized programs such as NOLS and Outward Bound. The curriculum goes beyond the basics needed for first aid certification to emphasize the skills and knowledge needed in backcountry rescue situations when extended care may be needed.

Details

Course Fee

Students: $855
CU Faculty/Staff: $940

Participation in Cornell Wilderness Medical classes is retricted to Cornell faculty, staff, students, and their immediate families.

Fee Notes

None

Attendance

Participation in all class sessions is required in order to receive PE credit.

Prerequisites

No previous experience.

Drop Deadline

2/12/21

Enrollment

Links

Medical Form

Equipment List
Wilderness First Responder Waiver

Schedule

Day

Date

Time

Monday 3/15/21 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Saturday 4/3/21 9:00am to 6:00pm
Sunday 4/4/21 9:00am to 6:00pm
Saturday 4/10/21 9:00am to 6:00pm
Sunday 4/11/21 9:00am to 6:00pm