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The Provider of Training and Certification Courses in Vermont

         * Wilderness Medicine
         * Avalanche Education
         * Rock & Ice Climbing 
         * Mountaineering
         * International Trekking

Kingdom Adventures Mountain Guides, LLC
275 Mountain Road * East Burke, Vermont 05832
kamountainguides@gmail.com * (802) 274-4112
Kingdom Adventures Programs - We offer a variety of outdoor programs from wilderness first aid training to avalanche education courses depending on the season. Please contact us with any questions that you may have!
~ Northeast Kingdom Wilderness Medicine ~
2022/23 SOLO Wilderness Medicine Certification Courses 

We are proud to serve as the sponsor and instructional provider of SOLO Wilderness Medicine courses in Northern VermontWe are authorized by SOLO to offer wilderness medicine courses 
at all levels. Enrollments in all courses are currently limited 
to 12 students. All courses include CPR certification.

SOLO First Aid for Hiking & Biking individuals or groups $125 per person - tuition only
Start the spring, summer, and fall seasons right with a SOLO first aid course. This 6 -hour course is specifically designed to provide participants with the skills to safely assess and provide temporary treatment of common outdoor injuries until EMS arrives. This a perfect course for mountain bikers, road cyclists, and other day outdoor travelers who are recreating in places where ambulance response is readily available but would like that first level of safety training. 

2023 Course Dates -- TBA

SOLO Wilderness First Aid & CPR - $225 per person - tuition only
The two-day Wilderness First Aid (WFA) course is SOLO's most popular creating a solid foundation in the basics of backcountry medical care. Initially offered in 1975, this course was the first of its kind in the United States, and it is the curriculum upon which all other backcountry medicine courses are based. SOLO CPR certification is included as a part of all WFA courses. This is a great course for mountain bikers, hikers, climbers, backpackers, backcountry skiers and other outdoor enthusiasts who venture out for day and weekend trips. Only current SOLO WFR graduates may use the SOLO WFA to recertify a current WFR certification.

2023 Course Dates -- TBA

SOLO Advanced Wilderness First Aid & CPR - $450 per person - tuition only
This four-day course provides the same curriculum as the SOLO WFA course on days 1 & 2, with additional topics and more advanced skills provided during days 4 & 5. Please contact us for more details.

2023 Course Dates - TBA

SOLO Wilderness First Responder & CPR Recertification - $195 per person
Wilderness Medical Associates; Wilderness Medicine Institute; University of Vermont; Aerie Backcountry Medicine; Wilderness Medicine Outfitters; Wilderness Medicine Training Center; and Remote Medical International certifications are recognized by SOLO for WFR recertification.

December 10-11, 2022.
December 15-16, 2022​.                             2023 Course Dates -- TBA

SOLO Wilderness First Responder. $595 per person - tuition only
This 8-day course is the recognized industry standard for those who work as backcountry trip leaders, camp counselors, mountain guides, river guides, and ski patrollers. SOLO CPR certification included.

December 2-9, 2022                                2023 Course Dates -- TBA



    To register for our programs, please contact us by email: kamountainguides@gmail.com OR by telephone: 802-274-4112. 
John Kascenska is an American Mountain Guides Association (AMGA) professional member, and an AMGA certified Single Pitch Instructor for rockclimbing.


AIARE AVALANCHE COURSES 2023

This 2022/2023 winter season, we are instructing AIARE Avalanche Rescue courses at our home base in East Burke, Vermont. This is a one-day, stand-alone course that is designed for new and experienced recreational backcountry travelers, as well as aspiring avalanche professionals. New participants will learn the basics of companion rescue, while more experienced participants will have an opportunity to improve their current skill set, as well as learn about advanced topics through realistic scenario practice. There will also be an emphasis on essential basic First Aid and CPR awareness skills integrated into the course. Course enrollments are limited to 6 students.

AIARE Rescue. $200 per person - tuition only

December 20, 2022
December 29, 2022

​January TBA

February 10, 2023