WFA - Wilderness First Aid

An introduction to general medical concepts and basic life support skills, targeted to the outdoor enthusiast on day trips or short adventures.

Wilderness First Aid (WFA)

WAFA - Wilderness Advanced First Aid

Wilderness Advanced First Aid is comprehensive medical training designed for remote professionals or wilderness leaders who venture into remote and challenging environments.

Wilderness Advanced First Aid (WAFA)

Bridge (WAFA to WFR)

The WAFA to WFR Bridge course upgrades the Wilderness Advanced First Aid to a Wilderness First Responder (WFR) in 4 days.

Wilderness First Responder (WFR)

WFR - Wilderness First Responder

The course provides essential training in wilderness medicine, leadership and critical thinking for professionals and leaders working and travelling in outdoor, low-resource and remote environments. During the course, students learn the essential principles and skills required to assess and manage medical problems in isolated and extreme environments for days and weeks if necessary.

Wilderness First Responder (WFR) Recertification

WFR Recertification

The WFR Recertification course is designed to recertify and refresh current Wilderness First Responders.

Upcoming course schedule


Wilderness First Aid (WFA) 2 - 3 October, 2023 Helsinki, Finland
Wilderness Advanced First Aid (WAFA) 5 - 8 October, 2023 Helsinki, Finland
Wilderness First Responder (WFR) 29 Oct - 4 Nov, 2023 Rovaniemi, Finland
WFR Recert 28 - 30 November, 2023 Anhée, Belgium


WAFA to WFR bridge August, 2023 Finland
Wilderness First Aid (WFA) October, 2023 Finland
Wilderness Advanced First Aid (WAFA) October, 2023 Finland
Wilderness First Responder (WFR) Oct - Nov, 2023 Finland
WFR Recert November, 2023 Belgium