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Wilderness Medicine/Avalanche Courses

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The Wilderness Medicine Training Center provides high-quality, practical instruction in wilderness medicine and outdoor program risk management. Their medical curriculum is based on the practice guidelines published by the Wilderness Medical Society, and is aligned with the WFA, WAFA, and WFR Scope of Practice (SOP) documents.

WMTC courses offer a unique approach to field assessment and treatment, and are taught by experienced outdoor professionals and educators who undergo a rigorous training process, making them some of the finest instructors in the industry. The result is a fun, intensive course experience intended to help prepare students to effectively handle real-life medical emergencies in the outdoors.”

For any questions in regard to courses and registration please contact Paul Nicolazzo at (509)996-2502 or paul@wildmedcenter.com

TO REGISTER FOR COURSES PLEASE VISIT: https://www.wildmedcenter.com/course-schedule.html

Hybrid Wilderness First Aid

($275/Students $300/Public)

April 4th-5th, 2020

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Our Wilderness First Aid course may be the best choice for weekend campers, people taking day hikes within cell phone coverage, and those who are just looking for basic instruction. If you like it and want more, you can always come back later and take a longer, more intensive course. Our WFA course meets the Boy Scouts of America and the American Camping Association trip leader requirements.

Description
Our standard WFA is 3-days long; the practical session of our hybrid WFA is only 2-days but requires pre-course study and successful completion of an online exam in order to attend. Either course may be used to recertify current WMTC WAFA, WFR, & WEMT certifications. If you are interested in a hybrid WFA please  visit the hybrid WFA website's home page for course details and read the blog article Is a Hybrid Course in Wilderness Medicine Right for You? before registering and paying for the course.

Graduates from approved wilderness medicine schools may recertify with us if they are currently certified OR in their grace period; click here for a list of currently approved providers. Please  visit the visit hybrid WFA website's home page for course details before registering.
Graduates from approved wilderness medicine schools may recertify with us if they are currently certified OR in their grace period; click here for a list of currently approved providers. Please  visit the visit hybrid WFA website's home page for course details before registering.

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Wilderness First Responder

($605/Student $655/Public)

March 22nd-30th, 2020 (Course Full)

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Outdoor professionals, those who take multi-day or longer personal trips, those who take part in high risk activities (rock climbing, whitewater paddling, mountaineering, multi-week expeditions of all kinds, etc.), or those who simply want to know more about wilderness medicine. Certification as a Wilderness First Responder is the industry standard for outdoor instructors and guides. We recommend taking the full course every six years.

Description
Our standard WFR course is 9-days long; the practical session of our hybrid WFR is only 5-days but requires pre-course study and successful completion of three online exams in order to attend. Adult & Child CPR/AED certification is included. If you are interested in a hybrid WFR please visit the hybrid WFR website's homepage for course details and read the blog article Is a Hybrid Course in Wilderness Medicine Right for You? before registering and paying for the course.

Hybrid WFR Recert & WEMT Recert

($275/Students $300 Public)

Hybrid Recert April 4th-5th 

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Our WFR & WEMT graduates are encouraged to attend on a yearly basis to maintain and polish their skills. Prior to your course you should thoroughly review your original course materials; there is NOT enough time in a Recertification course to cover all the material presented in your original course...yet you are still responsible for knowing it. If you wish a more complete review of the WFR or WEMT curriculum, consider taking our DLP WFR or WEMT course. The course includes Adult & Child CPR /AED certification. WMTC certifications remain valid for a maximum of three years with no grace period: Check the expiration date on your card.

Graduates from approved wilderness medicine schools may recertify with us by successfully completing a Recertification course or by completing a Wilderness First Aid course and passing our online WFR & WEMT Recertification test if they are currently certified OR in their grace period. Click here for a list of currently approved providers.

Description
Our standard WFR & WEMT Recertification course is 3-days long; our hybrid WFR & WEMT Recertification course is only 2-days but requires pre-course study and successful completion of an online exam. If you are interested in a hybrid WFR & WEMT Recertification please visit the hybrid WFR & WEMT Recertification course website's homepage for course details and read the blog article Is a Hybrid Course in Wilderness Medicine Right for You? before registering and paying for the course. You may also recertify your WFR or WEMT by taking one of our Wilderness First Aid courses and passing the online WFR & WEMT Recertification exam.