Hybrid Wilderness First Responder (WFR)
Eastern Washington University
December 8-12, 2018
Requires home study & completion of online tests
Public Cost: Hybrid WFR $525
Please read the blog article Is a hybrid course in wilderness medicine right for you? before registering for this course.
These downloads contain important information to help you prepare for your course. Use the course syllabus as a guideline for making your travel and study plans; note that topics and times may change subject to local weather conditions. Remember you must be present and engaged for the entire course or practical session to be eligible for certification. Be prepared. Thoroughly read the student handbook as it provides detailed information about expectations—yours and ours—what to bring, wear, and how to study. Please contact our office with any questions.
The practical session for this hybrid course is sponsored by EWU's outdoor program, EPIC Adventures, and takes place on the EWU campus.
Nearest Airport: Spokane International (GEG)
Lodging: Numerous hotels in the Cheney and Spokane area. The Holiday Inn Express, 111 Betz Road, Cheney, WA 99004 is approximately 1 mile from the course classroom.
Meals: There are several restaurants throughout town that can accommodate most dietary restrictions. Einstein Bro’s Bagels is located 1 block from the course classroom. They serve breakfast and lunch.
Classroom: The class will meet each morning in Hargreaves Hall, room 119, to review in-class content and scenario SOAP notes, while the practical scenarios will occur throughout campus. See campus map for details.
Parking: Parking in Lot P-12 is free except in the case of fee events; all other lots require a permit. See campus map for details.