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Wilderness EMS June 4-8, 2022 Whitefish, MT

June 4 - June 8

Wilderness EMS Course

Students packaging and transporting a patient.

5-Day Wilderness EMS Medicine Course is for Medical Practitioners (EMT, Paramedic, MD’s, Nurses, Chiropractors, Function Medicine, PA’s) $999.00 includes price of course, books, and certification. Class size limited.

Training for medical personnel who would like to enhance their skills and experience for use in the rural, wilderness, and technical rescue setting. This course is popular with all levels of medical professionals but primarily geared toward pre-hospital EMS providers.

New 2022 *** Nurses to receive CEUs for a WEMS Upgrade

WMA has recently been approved as a Continuing Education Provider by the California Board of Registered Nurses, and the WEMS upgrade course now provides 45 hours of CEUs for nurses. “Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP17692, for 45 contact hours.” 

The WEMS curriculum builds on EMS training and expertise to meet the special challenges of the remote and unconventional environment. It is designed for medical personnel working in rural EMS, search and rescue, law enforcement, disaster response, and on wilderness expeditions. Our Lead Instructors are Rocco Altobelli, NREMT-P and Susan Purvis.

Continuing Education Coordinating Board for Emergency Medical Services (CECBEMS).

CECBEMS credit is recognized by the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians and most state’s EMS credentialing authorities. Please check with your state EMS office for confirmation.

Contact Lindy at for lodging options. Lodging is available on site at a reduced rates.


June 4
June 8


Location to be announced prior to class
Whitefish, MT 59937 United States

Payment can be made by PayPal or by mailing a check payable to Crested Butte Outdoors, LLC for the appropriate course.  We will accept deposits equal to 50% of the full course price if you pay by check.

A full refund, minus a $120 cancellation fee, will be issued to any student canceling if more than 31 days remain before the start of the class.  No refunds will be issued within 31 days of the class start date.  In the unlikely event that a course is canceled, a full refund will be issued.

Registration is closed for this event.