Wilderness Medicine for the Professional Practitioner

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Wilderness Medicine for the Professional Practitioner

On our two-day Wilderness Medicine for the Professional Practitioner course, you'll learn to apply your existing medical knowledge in a new way to manage a patient in a wilderness, remote, or disaster setting.

You'll learn both in the classroom and in outdoor settings regardless of weather, so come prepared for wet, muddy, cold or hot environments!



2019 Dates

April 13 – April 14, 2019
Cullowhee, NC

Tuition: $300 to $350
Details: Landmark Learning

April 26 – April 27, 2019
Laramie, WY

Tuition: $370 to $395
Details: University Of Wyoming School of Nursing
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$300 to $395
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16 hours

Minimum Age

18 yrs.

Academic Credit

1 College Credits
  • 1 Semester
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Course Outline



Fly in/out


Skills learned

Wilderness Medicine

Additional Details

This course is for EMTs, nurses, nurse practitioners, physicians, PAs, or other medical professionals.


Continuing Education (More info)
Earn 16 hours of EMT Continuing Education Hours by the State of Colorado and the Commission on Accreditation of Pre-Hospital Continuing Education (CAPCE).


Physicians, you may earn 15 hours of continuing education through joint providership with the Wilderness Medical Society for participation in this course!


If you're an active member of the Wilderness Medical Society, you may earn up to 16 hours of credit towards a Fellowship of the Academy of Wilderness Medicine (FAWM) through this course. Check with the Wilderness Medical Society for your personal credit details.

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