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 available for all WFA courses for an additional fee ($40). 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.
WFA Course Dates. $175 per person - tuition only; SOLO CPR $40 per person
May 6-7 July 22-23 September 9-10
June 24-25 August 19-20 November 18-19
Advanced Wilderness First Aid & CPR - $275 per person
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.
May 16-19 July 18-21 August 15-18
Wilderness First Responder Review Course Dates. $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.
June 10-11 December 2-3
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 20-27 June 12-19 July 8-15 August 5-12 September 11-18 December 4-11
(Enrollments for all courses limited to 15 participants)