Open Recertification

The Open Recertification course is open to graduates of any wilderness-based first aid training course that was at least 64 hours long and completed within 3 years of the proposed recertification option. Successful graduates of this course will receive Wilderness Medical Associates’ Wilderness First Responder, Anaphylaxis, and BLS/Healthcare Provider-level CPR certifications. WMA WEMS graduates with a current EMS license may also recertify the… Read more »


This will take you from WFR to EMT + W by satisfying the requirement that haven't been meet by your WFR for the DOT Emergency Medical Technician program.  You will complete the class with a State of Alaska EMT 1 cert and the practical test completed for National Registry. You will need to find a… Read more »