Wilderness Medicine at Olympic

Wilderness Medicine

We offer wilderness medical training for outdoor professionals and enthusiasts in Olympic National Park. These nationally recognized courses provide tools to respond to emergencies that arise in remote settings.

NatureBridge at Olympic
111 Barnes Point Road
Port Angeles, WA 98363
360-928-3720
olympic@naturebridge.org

Wilderness Medicine Training in Olympic National Park

 

NatureBridge partners with the Wilderness Medicine Institute of NOLS to offer Wilderness First Responder and Wilderness First Responder Recertification courses. These are nationally recognized training courses that provide students with tools to respond to emergencies that arise in remote settings.

Wilderness First Responder Recertification with Wilderness Medicine Institute of NOLS

October 31-November 2, 2014
Register now!

Are your wilderness medicine protocols on the tip of your tongue or in the bottom of your pack? Join the leader in wilderness medicine for a three-day scenario-based course to review and practice evacuation and decision making guidelines. Our dynamic, experienced instructors will refresh you on the current techniques, protocols and controversies in the wilderness medicine field. You will have opportunities to ask questions based on your real life experiences and practice scenarios and case studies that will challenge you. The WFR Recertification course also includes Adult/child CPR and FBAO. This course is the most popular recertification program in Wilderness Medicine and is ideal for current Wilderness First Responders and Wilderness EMTs. The WFR Recertification course is pre-approved for 18 hours of EMT CEU’s by CECBEMS.

Prerequisites: Current (unexpired) WFR Certification of at least 70 hours, valid WEMT certification, or WAFA certification. Please bring your certification card for verification and bring a photocopy of your certification card if you are certified by another organization.

Dates: October 31-November 2, 2014—Register now!

Special note: All participants must fill out and return our Wilderness Medicine Institute agreement.

Please contact Al Watkins with any questions.

 

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