EMT Continuing Education Units (CEU)

These continuing education activities are approved by NOLS Wilderness Medicine Medicine, an organization accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Pre-Hospital Continuing Education (CAPCE).  Current EMTs are eligible to receive 70 CEU hours for participation in a Wilderness First Responder course. Please bring a photocopy of your current EMT card(s) with you to your course.



Pre-Course Access to College Credit

Central Wyoming College (CWC) and Western State Colorado University (Western) provide an open enrollment opportunity prior to a NOLS Wilderness Medicine course. Thirty days prior to NOLS Wilderness Medicine course, interested students must initiate registration and payment for credit by requesting the enrollment forms for CWC or Western from NOLS Wilderness Institute.

Western State Colorado University Credits and Costs: WFR 3 credits ROE 397 $240

On-Course Access to College Credit

The WFR course is pre-approved for three semester hour credits through the University of Utah for an additional cost of $300. If you are interested in receiving college credit, please inquire with your instructors on the first day of class for the necessary information.