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Registration and all customer service for this course is handled by NOLS Wilderness Medicine Institute.

Course Details
  • Course: Wilderness Upgrade for Medical Professionals
  • Sponsor: University of Utah
  • Location: Salt Lake City, UT
  • Dates: Sat, 14 Mar 2015 thru Wed, 18 Mar 2015
  • CPR Included: No
  • Minimum age: 18
  • Deposit required: $300
  • Price: $690 - Tuition Only

About the WUMP

Five-day module for professional medical practitioners that builds on background in urban emergency care to learn how to improvise equipment, deal with challenging environmental conditions, and make difficult medical decisions in remote locations. More information


This course is for Medical Professionals (EMTs, Medical Students, Nurses, Physician Assistants, Physicians).

Continuing Education Units

WUMP - 48 hours of CEU's available for EMTs at no cost to our WMI students

Approved for up to 35.75 hours of credit towards a Fellowship of the Academy of Wilderness Medicine (FAWM) at no cost to our WMI students.

Physicians may earn 43 hours of Category 1 CMEs at no cost to our WMI students.

Central Wyoming College credit not available

WUMP 4 semester credits (HEDU 3970 Sec 30) for a fee of $350. For questions regarding the credits, please contact the Center for Emergency Programs, of the Department of Health Promotion and Education at the University of Utah at 801-581-4512 or

WUMP - 4 semester credits. For questions regarding the credits, please contact Western State Colorado University at 970-943-2885.

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