Outdoor Safety Online Course

Outdoor Safety Online

Learn how to handle any wilderness emergency. | taught by Teal Brooks
Buy $35.00
David Boyer

Fantastic Course

I have taken many first aid classes including the Combat LIfesaver Course from the US Army. The Outdoor Safety provided me with very specific information that will help in upcoming hikes and other outdoor experiences. The audiovisual was spot on...

Teagan Hamblin

This class was AWESOME!

I honestly can't say enough about the outdoor safety course I took. ESPECIALLY with the hurricane and all the wild fires that are happening right now. I feel so much more prepared to deal with an emergency situation than I have before. I've taken ...

Marc Fendel

Fabulous Course!

Hi Folks, I am about a little over half way through this course. Really enjoying all the great lectures. It feels great learning new skills. I think I will review this information after I am done. Like forever. Thanks so much! -"Gourmet" PCT Class...

David Boyer

I have taken many first aid classes including the Combat LIfesaver Course from the US Army. The Outdoor Safety provided me with very specific information that will help in upcoming hikes and other outdoor experiences. The audiovisual was spot on...

Teagan Hamblin

I honestly can't say enough about the outdoor safety course I took. ESPECIALLY with the hurricane and all the wild fires that are happening right now. I feel so much more prepared to deal with an emergency situation than I have before. I've taken ...

Marc Fendel

Hi Folks, I am about a little over half way through this course. Really enjoying all the great lectures. It feels great learning new skills. I think I will review this information after I am done. Like forever. Thanks so much! -"Gourmet" PCT Class...

Teal Brooks
Teal Brooks
Wilderness Paramedic

About the instructor

Teal is an experienced wilderness paramedic and instructor with a diploma in Mountain Medicine and Rescue. Her background includes ski patrol, mountain rescue, firefighting, pediatric emergency medicine, remote medicine, telemedicine, and international medicine. Teal began her medical career as a ski patroller and fire fighter and technician in a pediatric level one trauma center in New Mexico. She then moved on to instruct remote medicine in the PNW and coordinate medical evacuations worldwide. She now lives in Europe as entrepreneur and is pursuing her RN. Teal also enjoys mountaineering, backcountry skiing, rock and ice climbing, and trail running.

"This course is fun, affordable, and will keep you alive." -Base Medical CEO

Why this course: The more you know, the safer you are

And accidents can happen to anyone. This Outdoor Safety course will teach you the basics to be used in any situation. You will be prepared to handle any wilderness emergency with confidence. It may just save the life of your adventure partner or help you avoid accidents and other problems. 

What you will learn: How to treat nearly any kind of wilderness accident or emergency 

This course includes:

  • Print outs and downloads for your first aid kit
  • How to handle Wilderness Emergencies like hypothermia, heavy bleeding, broken bones, shock, wound care, etc. 
  • Recommendations on when to call for help and evacuate
  • How to prevent wilderness emergencies
  • Video lectures and demos
  • and so much more

Time Limit for this course:  No Time Limit. Self Paced. 

This course will be available to you as a resource forever. New lectures will be added and updated with the newest guidelines on an ongoing basis. Thus allowing you to always be in the know and current on topics of outdoor safety and wilderness medicine.

Who is this course for: Anyone who adventures in the outdoors

Whether you are a hiker, mountaineer, rock climber, trail runner, skier, and so on, this course is for all who are exposed to the various risks that come with wilderness adventure. 

Prerequisites: Just a love for the wilderness and adventure

Everyone has to start somewhere. No prior knowledge or certification needed! Our mission is to create a safer and more informed outdoor community by granting access to this knowledge.

Knowledge level of this course: Wilderness First Responder

This course is a wilderness first responder level course. At the end of this course, you will receive a certificate in Outdoor Safety Awareness. 


****This course is FREE for all who hold a 2017 or 2018 Pacific Crest Trail permit. Please email basemedicaledu@gmail.com with proof of permit to receive this gift.****



Course Contents

4 Quizzes
1 Survey
32 Texts