Wilderness Upgrade for Medical Professionals - Course Deposit
Please note: This course requires registration for both Wilderness Upgrade for Medical Professionals- Course Deposit and Wilderness Upgrade for Medical Professionals- Final Payment.
Learn to improvise equipment, deal with challenging environments, and make difficult decisions with confidence on your Wilderness Upgrade for Medical Professionals course.
You’ll learn to apply your urban emergency care knowledge to the wilderness through case studies and practical scenarios with mock patients. Seasoned instructors from NOLS will guide you through five days of intense, hands-on learning to make sure you are prepared in the wilderness.
You’ll learn both in the classroom and in outdoor settings regardless of weather, so come prepared for wet, muddy, cold or hot environments!
Full tuition for the course is $750.00. Payments are divided into a non-refundable $300.00 deposit and a final payment of $450.00.
Wilderness First Responder
This course will upgrade an EMT to a WEMT.
This course is designed for EMTs, nurses, physicians, physician assistants, other medical professionals and medical students. You must be at least 18 years old to attend this course.
This course is pre-approved for48 hours of EMT Continuing Education hours by the State of Colorado and the Commission on Accreditation of Pre-Hospital Continuing Education (CAPCE).
Physicians may earn 43 hours of continuing education through joint providership with the Wilderness Medical Society.