Part of a NOLS outdoor skills training experience. Students registering for this course need to register and pay for a NOLS course. The PSU cost per credit is reduced for this course. Provides the knowledge needed to handle medical emergencies requiring extended care in remote settings. Students who successfully complete the course and pass the WFR exam receive a Wilderness First Responder certificate good for 3 years. Students might also have an opportunity to receive CPR certification. Uses lectures, scenarios, and rescue simulations. Falls, Winterim, Springs, Summers. Prerequisite(s): approval of Adventure Education Program Coordinator.
*All course information is from the 2013-2014 Catalog.