Wilderness First Responder Course
Wilderness First Responder by Wilderness Medical Associates is a 70-hour course, hosted by the Mount St. Mary's Outdoor Adventures office. This year the course will be located at Manidokan Camp and Retreat Center in Knoxville, MD. By hosting at Manidokan, we are able to offer a lodging option. This course will fill on a first-come, first-served basis so be sure to enroll early!
February 27 - March 6, 2016
Manidokan Camp and Retreat Center, 1600 Harper's Ferry Road, Knoxville, MD 21758.
Course Fees and Lodging
$770 - Course and Lodging
$650 - Course Only
Manidokan is located on 300 acres in rural Maryland, boardered by the Potomac river and the C & O canal, just minutes from Harper's Ferry. Lodging is in primitive, dormitory style cabins - think bunk-beds and summer camp. Each cabin is heated and has two rooms, a larger room with six bunk-beds and a smaller room with two beds. There is a bathhouse located nearby with showers, sinks and toilets. Guests who choose the lodging option will have access to a common area that includes a refrigerator, counters for food prep and plenty of room for studying. Hot meals must be cooked just outside of the common area on your own camp stove and cooking utensils.
How to Register
► First, we recommend you read all necessary information, including the Recertification Course Fact Sheet, Course Participation Standards, and Sample Course Syllabus located on the Wilderness Medical Associates website.
► Then, fill out the online registration form. You will receive an email confirmation once we have received your payment.
Please feel free to contact Chris Duffy at (301) 447-7433 if you have any questions.