Sponsor/Host: Blue Mountain Medic, LLC

Location: Philadelphia Outward Bound School
Philadelphia, PA 19121 - US

Dates: 4/17/2021 - 4/19/2021

Course Description:

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 wilderness portion of their WEMS certification with this course.

**If you are using this course to recertify a WMA WEMS certification it is your responsibility to let the sponsor know when registering, and to inform the instructor on the first day of class.**

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Room and Board:

Hot beverages and single serve snacks provided. No meals or lodging provided due to COVID-19 restrictions.

Many safe options available nearby. Grocery and plenty of restaurants within walking distance of some lodging.

Registration Information:

A minimum deposit of $100 will be required to reserve your space. Tuition must be paid in full at least 1 week prior to start of the course. Current WFR certification cannot be expired prior to the course start date. You may request an extension by emailing , if needed. (Note: Individuals are fully responsible for ensuring they are eligible to re-certify and should contact WMA directly with eligibility questions–Course instructors or 3rd party sponsors can NOT issue extensions)

COVID-19 Update: All participants are required to follow local and state COVID-19 guidelines and mandates, including any quarantine and/or testing requirements for out-of-state travelers that may be in place at the time of the course. Please visit the PA Department of Health website for most updated information: https://www.health.pa.gov/topics/disease/coronavirus/Pages/Travelers.aspx

Current Outward Bound Staff may be eligible for pro-rated tuition and should include that information in “Comments Or Questions” section of the Registration Inquiry Form.

To Register:

Registration for this Event is closed.


  Instructor Name Location Certifications
Tara Cross Tara Cross PA, United States PA-C, WEMT, EMT-B
Jess Banks Jess Banks PA, United States RN, PHRN, WALS

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