Standard Wilderness First Responder
January 16-24, 2023
Forest Grove, OR
This is an in-person course and subject to protocols designed to minimize the transmission of COVID-19 during the course. You must agree to abide by these protocols to attend the course.
We highly recommend that anyone registering for a course consider purchasing trip insurance in the event that COVID-19 or other covered circumstances impact your participation in the course. There are no refunds once you register and pay for a course.
Before Jan. 1, 2023: Phil Zook Friesen
After Jan. 1, 2023: Allie Talucci
Course Curriculum Questions:
This course is held at the Milky Way building on the Pacific University campus at 2017 21st Ave, with easy access to multiple simulation sites.
Lodging: Some lodging is available in Forest Grove; Portland is nearby with many options.
Camping: Nearby Tillamook State Forest has public campgrounds. Call the Forest Grove District Headquarters at 503-357-2191 for information.
Parking: Park in Lot P. Put a note on your vehicle stating you are participating in the Wilderness First Responder course at Pacific University. There is also 4hr city parking nearby.
Food: Bring your own lunch & snacks. You can buy take-out food on campus. Forest Grove has a few eating establishments with take-out available. Multiple restaurants, grocery stores, and markets in Portland, some with curbside pickup.