Wilderness First Aid (RMT)

Lecture: Wilderness First Aid

Wilderness First Aid (RMT) - Mountaineers Seattle Program Center

COURSE 1: Wilderness First Aid with Remote Medical Training-- hybrid virtual/in-person skills day. Required virtual lectures: Monday September 21- 6-9pm, Wednesday September 23- 6-9pm, Monday September 28- 6-9pm, and Wednesday September 30- 6-9pm Skills Day: October 3rd 8am-5pm

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  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)

Required virtual lectures for Course 1 are on:

Monday, September 21- 6-9pm
Wednesday, September 23- 6-9pm
Monday, September 28- 6-9pm
Wednesday, September 30- 6-9pm

Required in-person skills day for course 1:

October 3rd  8am-5pm at the Mountaineers Seattle Program Center in the outdoor area near the climbing wall on the south face of the building.

This is a Wilderness First Aid (WFA) course taught by Remote Medical Training (RMT), a leader in wilderness medicine training and education. The WFA course is 12 hours of virtual lecture in addition to an in-person skills day held outdoors at the Seattle Program Center and is designed to provide elementary skills in remote care. Based on recommendations from the Wilderness Medical Society and evidence-based research, the curriculum focuses on making sound decisions regarding patient evacuation, as well as skills for extended care. The Wilderness First Aid courses are hands-on, experiential format providing students with the skills and confidence for making remote medical care decisions. WFA is ideal for climbers, scramblers and other outdoor recreation enthusiasts who either work or play away from definitive medical facilities and support.


Mountaineers Seattle Program Center

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

First Aid Kit

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