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October 27 – 29, 2017
Ruffner Mountain, Birmingham, Alabama

Developed at the University of Utah School of Medicine, the course provides substantial and practical coverage of all major subjects in wilderness/austere/expedition/environmental/field medicine.

Participants who successfully complete the class (including a written exam and demonstration of hands-on competency) will receive AWLS certification lasting four years. The following professional organizations grant 20.5 hours of continuing education credit (AMA, PRA-approved category 1 for this class: Wilderness Medical Society, American College of Emergency Physicians, American Academy of Family Physicians, and the American Association of Physician Assistants. The Alabama Department of Public Health has approved this class for all state EMS license holders. Other license holders should contact their governing entities regarding credit.

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Wilderness First Aid Course – Coming Soon!

We are diligently working on a new course offering. The Wilderness First Aid course will be open to anyone who doesn’t have previous medical training. Please follow us on our facebook page for updates.