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Wilderness Upgrade for

Medical Professionals

Hailey, Idaho


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Learn to improvise equipment, deal with challenging environments, and make difficult decisions with confidence on your Wilderness Upgrade for Medical Professionals course.


You'll learn to apply your urban emergency care knowledge to the wilderness through case studies and practical scenarios with mock patients. Our seasoned instructors will guide you through five days of intense, hands-on learning to make sure you are prepared in the wilderness.


You'll learn both in the classroom and in outdoor settings regardless of weather, so come prepared for wet, muddy, cold or hot environments!

Learn more about NOLS Wilderness Medicine

Learn more about NOLS Education for Medical Professionals

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Student Agreement

WUMP Course Schedule

WUMP Course Overview & Packing List

College Credit

Continuing Education for Medical Professionals

Recertification Policies

NOLS Wilderness Medicine Polices

Financial Aid

Essential Eligibility Requirements

WFR to NR-EMR Information


Sponsored by Idaho Rescue Training & NOLS Wilderness Medicine


Dates:            November 5-9, 2023

                        8am-5pm each day with 1 hour for lunch.  Additional evening sessions on Days 3 & 4 from approximately 6:30-10pm

Cost:              $865 Tuition only

Location:      Mountain Humane, 101 Croy Creek Rd, Hailey, ID 83333


Travel, Meals, and Lodging


Mountain Humane is 1.3 miles west of Hailey.  Please park on the east side of the lot away from the building and only enter through the patio doors into the classroom.


Meals and Lodging

There is not a meals and lodging package available for this course. Students are required to arrange all lodging and food.


Many food and lodging options are available in Hailey, and public land camping is available.

HeartCode CPR

A CPR certification is not included with the class as the needs of the students vary.


Students may complete an optional HeartCode (Professional Level) AHA CPR Certification on this course.  Please follow the directions at to complete the online prework.  We will complete the skills test at the end of the first day of class.  Please verify your CPR certification requirements with your agency.


How to Register

NOLS is collecting tuition and enrollment information for this course. Please register on the NOLS website.


Cancelation Policies

NOLS is taking all registration for this course. Please visit their policies page for an overview of cancelation and transfer policies.


For questions about location & logistics, contact:

Idaho Rescue Training


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