About this course

Are you a medical professional practicing in the urban setting? Wilderness medicine is very different than hospital practice and urban prehospital EMS. What may apply in a clinic, may not apply in the wilderness. This course is our Wilderness EMT Basic course and is an excellent way to learn the fundamentals of wilderness medicine. Perfect for EMTs, Paramedics, RNs, and Physicians.  

This course is yours forever and is continually updated and improved. At this time, this course is for informational purposes only. No certificate is issued. 

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In this course you will...

  • Learn core wilderness medicine knowledge and skills

  • Strengthen your critical thinking skills used in wilderness emergencies

  • Learn about the latest updates in Wilderness Medicine guidelines from the Wilderness Medical Society

  • Learn how to stabilize and maintain a patient over a long period of time in the backcountry

  • Learn how you can jumpstart your wilderness medicine career and become a true wilderness medicine professional

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Group Training

We also provide training for larger groups and organizations.

Need cost-effective, time-saving training for your entire team? No problem! We can offer both initial certification and recertification. Base Medical is here to help meet the unique needs of your team, group, or organization.