Wilderness First Aid Information

Wilderness First Aid (WFA) will be taught by Landmark Learning and held at UNCG’s Piney Lake Property. Course dates are Saturday, March 23rd – Sunday, March 24th. The cost for the certification course is $220.00. This year’s course is limited to 30 participants.

Wilderness First Aid eligibility requirements:

WFA is open to any avid hikers, teachers leading school trips, backcountry guides, canoe trip leaders, private expedition groups, college/university outdoor education programs, hiking club trip leaders, wilderness therapeutic programs, and adventure race safety personnel.

How to reserve a spot for WFA:

Please download the UNCG WFA Registration Packet, complete all forms in full, and submit to UNCG Outdoor Adventures along with payment.
WFA is filled on a first come, first served basis. Outdoor Adventures cannot hold spots without payment.
All forms below must be submitted with payment to register. Documents can be submitted in the following ways:

  • Scan documents and email completed forms to uncg_oa@uncg.edu
  • Fax completed forms to 336.256.1026
  • Mail completed forms to:
    UNCG Outdoor Adventures
    Attn: Alex Hauer
    P.O. Box 26170
    Greensboro, NC 27402

Cancellation Policy

  • Any cancellation within 30 days prior to the course start date will NOT be eligible for a refund
  • If the course cancels due to low enrollment, funds paid are 100% refundable