Earn Continuing Education Units on your NOLS Wilderness Medicine course
NOLS Wilderness Medicine is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Pre-Hospital Continuing Education (CAPCE), formerly known as the Continuing Education Coordinating Board for Emergency Medical Services (CECBEMS).
Basic EMT CEU hours
|Course||Medical||Assessment||Trauma||Environmental||Search & Rescue||Total||Download Links for Support Documentation|
|Wilderness First Responder||22 hours||8 hours||23 hours||10 hours||7 hours||70 hours||WFR CEU Outline|
|Wilderness Advanced First Aid||9 hours||4 hours||13 hours||6 hours||N/A||32 hours|
|Wilderness First Aid||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Wilderness First Responder Recert||4.5 hours||2.5 hours||8.5 hours||2.5 hours||N/A||18 hours||WFR Recert CEU Outline|
|Wilderness Medicine for the Professional Practitioner||2.75 hours||2.5 hours||7.75 hours||3 hours||N/A||16 hours||WMPP CEU Outline|
|Wilderness Upgrade for Medical Professionals||11 hours||5 hours||19 hours||7 hours||6 hours||48 hours||WUMP CEU Outline|
|Wilderness Medicine Expedition||2.75 hours||2.5 hours||7.75 hours||3 hours||N/A||16 hours||WMPP CEU Outline|
This service is free to you as a NOLS Wilderness Medicine student. On the first day of the course, you are required to complete the on-course CEU roster with your name, EMT certification number, jurisdiction (i.e., county, state, or national), and expiration date.
Download this document for helpful hints on logging your CEUs in the NREMT system.
CAPCE was established to develop and implement policies to standardize EMS continuing education activities. The cosponsoring organizations of CAPCE are the National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians, American College of Emergency Physicians, National Association of Emergency Medical Services Physicians, National Association of State Emergency Medical Services Directors, National Council of State Emergency Medical Services Training Coordinators, and the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians, American College of Osteopathic Emergency Physicians, and National Association of EMS Educators.