What You'll Learn

You will learn numerous ways to prevent and treat a variety of illnesses and injuries.

  • Assessment - Looking for and stabilizing Life Threats, Gathering your patient's history, Completing a patient exam

  • Trauma including: Musculoskeletal Injuries, Soft Tissue Injuries, Shock, Head Trauma, and Burns

  • Environmental issues such as: Hypothermia, Frostbite, Heat Exhaustion/Heat Stroke, Allergies

  • Additional Items such as: Tourniquets, Tick Bites, and more

Pricing options

Add on a First Aid Kit for 15% off and free shipping!

How exactly does this work...

  • Coursework

    Complete self-paced, on-demand online coursework (videos, actions, and quizzes).

  • Skills Lab

    Attend Live In-Person Skills Lab at the Hitchcock Center in Amherst, MA from 4:45-5:15.

  • You're Certified

    After all Coursework and Skills Labs are complete you will receive your certification card. Boom. Done.

Meet your Instructor

Nicole Roma Thurrell, WEMT

Nicole has degrees in Psychology and Recreation Therapy from the University of North Carolina. She has been an EMT since 2001. She worked in many aspects of wilderness therapy for nearly a decade - expedition leader, health director, director of admissions. In addition to the roles listed above, she has been an adventure racer, a raft guide, high ropes facilitator, a clinician for kids with Autism, a Waldorf high school teacher, and a mom. She is a passionate educator who loves turning people on to strategies for being more confident and comfortable in nature. She lives in a solar village in Greenfield, MA.