Wilderness First Aid + CPR

June 22-23, 9am-5pm, @ Newton Environmental Science Program

Hybrid WFA + CPR @ Newton EnviSci

Join us at Newton EnviSci for an engaging WFA + CPR Course. Our highly immersive experience combines experiential learning games, realistic scenarios, lectures rich with meaningful stories, and opportunity for Q&A. You will get dirty.

Date + Time:

June 22-23
9am-5pm each day


Newton, MA


16 hours in-person + 2 hours online CPR 

Certification Period:

2 Years

Your cost:





Are you prepared to care for others when help is delayed?


Your Mission: Learn the skills to prevent and respond like a boss to both the most common and the most serious issues encountered in nature in the this highly-immersive and experiential course.

Wilderness First Aid is for Woodsy Wanderers, Weekend Warriors, and Wilderness Leaders who want to be prepared to care for themselves and others in settings where help may be delayed.

Imagine setting off on adventures feeling peace of mind that you are prepared for whatever comes your way.

Why Take Wilderness First Aid?

This immersive experience is for people who spend time in the outdoors and want to know more advanced techniques for preventing and responding to emergencies which occur in locations that are an hour or more from definitive care.

After the course, you will set off on your adventures feeling more relaxed, self-reliant, and ready for anything.

Topics we cover include:

  • Patient Assessment System
  • Conducting a Patient Exam
  • Monitoring Vital Signs
  • Patient History
  • Soft Tissue Injuries including Bleeding Control
  • Musculoskeletal Injuries: Sprains, Strains, Fractures, Dislocations
  • Splinting
  • Hypothermia
  • Frostbite
  • Heat Exhaustion/Heat Stroke
  • Burns
  • Spinal Cord Injury Management
  • Lightning
  • Bites and Stings
  • Allergies/Anaphylaxis
  • Shock
  • Diabetes
  • Asthma
  • Seizures