Wilderness First Responder CourseWilderness First Responder

The SOLO Wilderness First Responder Course is an intensive first aid course that will prepare you to recognize and care for a variety of wilderness emergencies. It is designed for participants that are working in a position of leadership in an outdoor setting such as guides, backcountry leaders, or ski patrollers. Upon successful completion of this course, you will receive a three-year certificate for Wilderness First Responder. Participants must have a current CPR card or will need to take a CPR/AED course to make their certification valid. This course includes 72-80 hours of coursework, including pre-course work, in-person sessions, out-of-class reading, and a final exam.

Instructor: Todd A Johnstone-Wright; SOLO Wilderness Medicine

16+ | Maple Street Recreation Center

Mon-Sat, May 10-15 | 8:30 AM - 5 PM


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Drivers Education

Instructor: Cord Hull, Epic Driving, LLC

This course is for teenagers and young adults who have a valid Vermont learner’s permit. Behind-the-wheel lessons will be scheduled individually, twice per week.

Epic Driving focuses on defensive driving techniques including crash avoidance, situational awareness, zone control, mindful driving, and developing good driving habits. This course includes 30 hours of engaging, differentiated, and responsive classroom activities and twice-weekly, individually scheduled, behind the- wheel lessons consisting of 30 minutes of instruction and 30 minutes of observation. All classroom sessions are currently being run online. For more information call 802-391-6623 or email chull@epicdrivingvt.com.

Summer Session 1: Mon-Wed.  6:30-8:30 pm: June 1, 3, 8, 10 Tue/Thu; June 14, 15, 16, 17; Mon-Thu; June 21, 22, 23, 24; Mon-Thu; June 28, 29, 30. All classes 6:30-8:30 pm. This session currently has a waitlist. Please call the office at 878-1376 to be added.

Summer Session 2: August 2, 3, 4, 9, 10, 11, 16, 17, 18, 23, 24, 25, 30, 31, September 1; Mon-Wed. All classes 6:30-8:30pm

Fall Session: Tuesdays 6:30-8:30 pm; Sundays 9-11 am. Mandatory parent/student orientation night 6:30-8:30, Monday, October 4. Scheduled dates: October 5, 10, 12, 17, 19, 24, 26, 31, November 2, 7, 9, 14, 16, 21.

Ages 15+| Maple Street Park

Refund Policy:

If a student cancels their enrollment and we can fill their spot off the waitlist, a refund will be issued and a $5 administration fee will be assessed. If a refund is distributed, You can either receive a credit to your account or a refund in the same method you paid.

If we are unable to fill the spot, the following applies:

- For enrollment cancellations two weeks or more before the program start, a $200 fee will be assessed.

- For enrollment cancellations less than two weeks before the program start, the full program fee will be assessed.

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