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    Wilderness EMT training near me

    without giving away my exact location, I am near/willing to travel to eastern PA, the PoconosPA, Lancaster pA, Philadelphia PA, Gloucester County, NJ and areas around them. I am currently an EMT. I was wondering if anyone knew wilderness training near gem at least wilderness first responder or...
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    Recommendations: Wilderness EMT Textbooks

    hello, I have been looking for good books about wilderness EMS, but cannot find too many textbooks. Auerbach has way too much information that isn't directly relevant. amazon/ Nols Wilderness medicine Is the only one I've found that seems to more directly show in practice i.e. When normal tools...
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    WEMT in Law Enforcement?

    Hello, this is my first post here. I tried to go back through older posts but I couldn't really find anything within a few years that was relatable. Short Question: Would getting Wilderness EMT be beneficial while trying to get a law enforcement park ranger job? Long Question: I got my degree...
  4. Sootyboots

    NOLS WEMT For a Wildland Firefighter?

    I searched the forums and I didn't really find anything that helped answer some questions I have(First post here! Hello folks, how is everybody?) In a (failing?) attempt to be concise here's some bullet points on why I think NOLS's WEMT course would be good for me, and I'm looking for someone...
  5. wanderingmedic


    Anyone familiar with the ASHI WEMT certification? My assumption is that it is not as widely accepted, or well thought of as the NOLS WMI, or Wilderness Medical Associates WEMT certs...but I'm not completely sure. On a similar token, does anyone know if the ASHI Wilderness First Aid or ECSI...
  6. wanderingmedic

    AHA vs ARC vs ECSI vs ASHI Instructor

    What are everyone's thoughts on the American Heart Association (AHA), American Red Cross (ARC), Emergency Care and Safety Institute (ECSI), the American Safety and Health Institute (ASHI)? I am currently an American Heart Association BLS and ACLS instructor, and am looking to teach Wilderness...