This training is not a Boy Scouts of America Training, and is only required of 1 leader with each crew in the following scenarios:

-Units attending National High Adventure Bases
-Anytime Scouting is happening more than 60 miles away from definitive medical care

For those units who need adult leaders trained in Wilderness First Aid, the following course are occurring in the next 12 months in our near our council service area.

2018 Course Dates

  • January 13-14 - Madison REI  Details
  • January 20-21 - Chicago REI Details
  • February 10-11 - Milwaukee REI Details
  • February 10-11 - Indian University Bloomington, IN Details
  • February 24-25 - Chicago Yacht Academy Details
  • March 3-4 - UW Madison Details
  • March 17-18 - Madison REI Details
  • March 31-April 1 - Chicago REI Details
  • April 7-8 - Iowa State University Details
  • April 7-8 - Milwaukee REI Details
  • April 14-15 - Beaver Creek Reserve Eau Claire Details
  • May 5-6 Rutabaga Paddlesports Details
  • October 6-7 - Milwaukuee REI Details

This is not an exhaustive list of course offerings that meet the minimum standard.  Here you can find all the certifications recognized by the BSA for this standard. Course may be taken from any of these qualifying organizations.

For more information on Wilderness First Aid Click Here


Glacier's Edge Council - Boy Scouts of America - 608-310-7300