NYSOGA Wilderness First Aid: How to respond in remote areas

This one-day course teaches participants how to respond when help is more than an hour away. This certification, a balance of classroom and skills practice, is accepted as a prerequisite to becoming a licensed outdoor guide. It is also recommended for any backcountry leader or traveler. This certification is valid for 2 years.

No Wilderness First Class is scheduled at this time.

Click here to print the WFA registration form for mail-in registration and payment. Those who have paid online, please bring a receipt or a screen shot to show the instructor you have paid.

$120, includes instruction, materials, lunch and 2 breaks. White Otter Fish and Game Club, 10914 Woodgate Road, Woodgate NY 13494. adkfoothillsgs@gmail.com

Wilderness First Aid Registration Form

Please fill in the information below. Pre-registration and payment are required to successfully register for this course. Upon submission of this form, you will be able to pay the course fee online. A confirmation notice will be sent when your registration form and payment are received. The fee for the course is $120.00 per person and must be received to confirm your participation in the class. PLEASE BRING A PAYPAL PAYMENT RECEIPT OR SCREEN SHOT WITH YOU TO THE WILDERNESS FIRST AID CLASS AS PROOF OF PAYMENT FOR THE INSTRUCTOR. Thank you.

Refund information is available here.

What to look for… and what to do:

  • – Muscle, joint, bone injury
    – Soft tissue injury
    – Bandages and splints
    – Sudden illness
    – Heat and cold injury or illness
    – Evacuation methods
    – Prevention advice
    – Recommended first aid supplies

For questions or more information: adkfoothillsgs@gmail.com or call 518-359-8194 .