Kingdom Adventures Mountain Guides is proud to serve as the sponsor and instructional provider of SOLO wilderness medicine courses in Northern Vermont. 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. The WFA may be used to recertify your SOLO WFR. Please email us for additional course registration materials.
Wilderness First Aid & SOLO CPR - $200 per person - tuition only
May 5-6 July 7-8 August 4-5 November 10-11
June 9-10 July 28-29 September 8-9
Advanced Wilderness First Aid (AWFA) Part II - $175 per person - tuition only
The AWFA course goes into greater depth than the WFA on the basic first aid subjects. while emphasizing leadership skills and new skills such as litter packaging and traction splinting.
Wilderness First Responder Recertification - $200 per person - tuition only
SOLO CPR re-certification included. Wilderness Medical Associates, Wilderness
Medicine Institute, University of Vermont, Aerie Backcountry Medicine, ASHI, Wilderness Medicine Outfitters, Wilderness Medicine Training Center, and Remote Medical International WFR certifications are recognized by SOLO for recertification.
April 28-29 May 26-27 December 1-2
Wilderness First Responder. $550 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.
May 11-18 June 11-18 July 14-21 August 6-13 September 10-17 December 3-10
(Enrollments for all courses limited to 15 participants)