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Wilderness EMT (Hybrid EMT plus WUMP format)


37 days


18+ yrs


$4,075 to $4,325

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The Wilderness Emergency Medical Technician (Hybrid EMT plus WUMP format) is a combination of a multi-week urban EMT intensive program, combining online self-study and instructor-led forums with in-person skills training and field experiences, followed by a five-day Wilderness Upgrade for Medical Professionals (WUMP) course. You may participate in one or both sections of the program. Learn from the best instructors, with the EMT intensive taught by instructors from Landmark Learning and North Carolina EMS, and the Wilderness Upgrade for Medical Professionals course taught by NOLS Wilderness Medicine.

Prior to enrolling on the course, please check the prerequisites

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Continuing Education (Learn More)
If you're an active member of the Wilderness Medical Society, you may earn up to 35.75 hours of credit towards a Fellowship of the Academy of Wilderness Medicine (FAWM) with this course. Check with the Wilderness Medical Society for your personal credit details.

Academic Credit (Learn more)
This Landmark Learning course is approved for 5 college credits through Western Colorado University and 4 college credits through Western Carolina University. Learn more.

9 semester credits are available for a fee of $495. For questions regarding the credits, please contact Western Colorado University at 970-943-2885.

Course Dates

1 course

Cullowhee, NC
Landmark Learning

Sep 16, 2023 –
Oct 27, 2023

$4,075 to $4,325