Your source for Backcountry Skill Development

MHO Adventures offers Wilderness Medical Training through Wilderness Medical Associates International (WMAI) as well as paddling instruction and certification courses through Ontario Recreational Canoeing and Kayaking Association (ORCKA) and Paddle Canada. We have scheduled open enrolment courses and are also able to customize programs to fit the needs of your group.  Please contact us directly for more information or to schedule a custom training course.

"My course with MHO was a very dynamic, fun and professional experience that I would recommend to anyone!"

Our Training Courses...

ORCKA Canoe Tripping Level 3

MHO Adventures specializes in canoe instruction courses. The Canoe Tripping 3 course is designed for those looking to lead and/or guide wilderness canoe trips. This course focuses on planning and leading a multi-day wilderness expedition. The... Read more »

Duration:5 daysDate:04/07/2017Price:$775 Canadian Dollars + HST

Wilderness First Responder (WFR) – 5 Days

The definitive wilderness course in medical training, leadership, and critical thinking for outdoor, low-resource, and remote professionals and leaders. The Wilderness First Responder program is the ideal medical training for leaders in remote areas including... Read more »

Duration:5 daysDate:08/11/2017Price:$949 Canadian dollars + HST

Introduction to Moving Water

The Moving Water Introduction to Canoeing course is designed to introduce participants to canoeing in current/moving water. Emphasis is placed on understanding the principles of moving water, boat control, and safety. This two-day course will... Read more »

Duration:2 daysDate:27/05/2017Price:$339 Canadian Dollars + HST

Intermediate Moving Water

The Moving Water Intermediate Canoeing course is designed to introduce participants to the thrill of paddling whitewater. Emphasis is placed on boat control, safety, and fun.  This course will build on the basic skills and... Read more »

Duration:3 daysDate:27/05/2017Price:$459 Canadian Dollars + HST

WFR Recert

The Recertification course is open to graduates of all wilderness medical training courses of 64 hours or longer with a current Wilderness First Responder certification. Successful graduates of this course will receive Wilderness Medical Associates’... Read more »

Duration:3 daysDate:07/07/2017Price:$449 Canadian Dollars + HST

Wilderness Advanced First Aid (WAFA) – 4 Days

An entry-level course designed for professionals working in significantly remote settings for days or weeks. Wilderness Advanced First Aid is comprehensive medical training designed for remote professionals or wilderness leaders who venture into remote and... Read more »

Duration:4 daysPrice:$495 Canadian Dollars + HST

WAFA to WFR Bridge – 4 Days

The WAFA to WFR Bridge course upgrades the Wilderness Advanced First Aid to a Wilderness First Responder (WFR) in 4 days. This course must be taken within 3 years of receiving the WMA International WAFA... Read more »

Duration:4 daysPrice:$495 Canadian Dollars + HST

Wilderness First Responder (WFR) – 8 Days

The definitive wilderness course in medical training, leadership, and critical thinking for outdoor, low-resource, and remote professionals and leaders. The Wilderness First Responder program is the ideal medical training for leaders in remote areas including... Read more »

Duration:8 daysPrice:$899 Canadian dollars + HST