Hybrid Wilderness First Responder (WFR)
University of Washington
February 15-17 and 22-23, 2020
When filling out the registration form, members of the public MUST pay over the phone using their credit card.
IMA Members & UW Students: $500
When filling out the registration form, IMA members and UW Students MUST pay over online.
This course requires home study and completion of online tests. You must have a current urban EMT certification or license to register for this course. Please read the blog article Is a hybrid course in wilderness medicine right for you? before registering.
Registration, Logistics & General Questions:
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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 held on campus. Natural elements around the campus combined with the more urban features create a unique learning environment for the rescue simulations.
Nearest Airport: Seattle-Tacoma International (Sea-Tac)
Lodging: No onsite camping or lodging is available on campus. There are ample hotels and Air B&B options nearby.
Meals: Meals are not included with the course. There is offsite dining options within a 15 minute walk from the Waterfront Activities Center.
Classroom: The classroom is located at the Waterfront Activities Center (WAC) just south of Huskey Stadium and less than a 5 minute walk from the UW Light Rail Station.
Parking: There is ample pay parking on site.