Jun 12, 2023 - Jul 8, 2023
EMTs take foundational EMT skills into austere locations, with
hazardous environments and limited resources. Wilderness EMTs are taught
to adapt to these challenges with numerous extensive, realistic
scenarios and case studies. Click here for
more information. Upon successful completion of course requirements,
students are eligible for the National Registry EMT and the State of
Montana EMT certifications. This WEMT is offered for 3 University of
Montana credits, ECP 331, for an additional fee ($155), paid directly to
the University of Montana.
will be held from 8am-6pm each weekday. Although class is not held over
the weekend, students may be assigned clinical observation time at a
local hospital. A weekend days or nights will be used to complete
clinical time. These will be scheduled shortly before the course
Note: Class will be held on Monday, July 4th.
COST: $2,850. Includes all course materials and fees for the practical exam. Room and board are not included or provided. A deposit of $1000 is due at the time of registration.
Additional costs may include registration for the NREMT, immunizations and testing.
can use alternate sources of funding such as AmeriCorps or G.I. Bill®
and we do offer payment plans. Room and board are not provided or
included in the course cost.
course can be intense and does require some preparation before the
first day. Students must have no prior felony's and be 18 years of age
or older; younger students may take the class with approval but must be
18 within two years of course completion to take the National Registry
Exam. Must submit 2- negative TB tests, vaccination records (contact the
Aerie office for a list), and a self query by May 12th, 2023. If you
can't meet this deadline please contact the Aerie office to make other
arrangements. You may turn it these documents through mail, fax or
email. We are unable to accept picture of medical records due to
formatting issues (this includes having a JPEG and exporting it as a
PDF), it challenges its validity. You will be asked to resubmit and this
delay may cause you to miss the submission deadline.
This document will contain more detailed information about the immunization & records: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1ej5nkhmlYevgS_775_j1Qzg5USOzScIVNvv9PUjvUb0/
This document will contain more detailed information and how-to steps for obtaining your Self-Query results: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1tqH2RqIWbUrTidzfp-YtBl2PNf-GiOQzCCj6fpxxz2k/
are required to purchase the EMT textbook used for this course. It can
be new, used, PDF or rented and the accompanying workbook is up to you
but is not required by Aerie Backcountry Medicine "Prehospital Emergency Care (11th Edition)- Joseph Mistovich
NOTE: We highly discourage students from using previous versions of this textbook as curriculum points are outdated.
information with all the course details will be emailed to every
student before the course begins. Please be sure that your email is
current and working.
For more information, please feel free to contact Aerie Backcountry Medicine at
(406) 542 - 9972 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org