Wilderness First Responder

Gettysburg College has been a proud host of Wilderness Medical Associates'(WMA) Wilderness First Responder course for 20 years

Open Re-certification Course: May 9-10, 2020
Does not include housing.
Questions about a recert?
Visit WMAs website linked here.

Full Certification Course: May 12-May 20th, class held every day except May 17
$825 (Includes housing)
Questions about the full course?
Visit WMA website linked here.

In addition to the unparalleled curriculum delivered by WMA, our unique location offers opportunities and value you won't find anywhere else:

  • Stay in our on-campus residence hall - equipped with a shared kitchen and located less than a minute's walk from your classroom.
  • Tour the world famous Civil War battlefield on foot, horseback, or Segway; or visit one of Adam's County's many orchards and wineries
  • Enjoy complimentary access to our state-of-the-art fitness center and climbing wall, high speed wireless internet, and convenient parking for the duration of your course
  • Walk half a mile to historic downtown Gettysburg's unique shops, dozens of restaurants, and the recently renovated Majestic Theater
  • Attend class in comfortable, technologically advanced, and air-conditioned facilities