Boise State University, located in Boise, ID, is hosting a Hybrid Wilderness First Responder Course on January 8-12, 2020. This course requires home study and full completion of online tests BEFORE attending the practical session.
Please read the blog article Is a hybrid course in wilderness medicine right for you? before registering for this course.
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 distance-learning course is sponsored through the Boise State Recreation Department. Class lectures and simple labs are held at the Student Recreation Center on campus with a short walk to simulation areas on the grounds.
Nearest Airport: Boise (BOI)
Lodging: Several hotel and Air BNB options are available in Boise
Lunch options during the practical session: Some food options will be available inside the Student Union Building (across the street from the REC)
Classroom: Boise State University REC Center, 2nd floor, Room #5 Click for a map of the building.