Program Highlights

Wilderness First Aid, Lower Extremity Splint, Backcountry Emergency, Rocky Mountain Adventure MedicineThis course is designed for individuals who currently hold an Adventure Medic or equivalent 40 hour Wilderness First Aid certification. It is appropriate for individuals who are looking to raise their current level of certification to one appropriate for guides and leaders, for those who are going on extended and remote expeditions, or for those wishing to work as professional ski patrollers in Alberta.

This is an intensive 6 day program and requires a high level of commitment from the learner.

*If you are looking for information on the full course please click here
* If you are looking for information on an AAM recert course click here. 

Course Details

4 Days, 2 Evenings
Current Adventure Medic certification.
Advanced Adventure Medic
Current Advanced Adventure Medic or Wilderness First Responder certification. Please note that for re-certification as an Advanced Adventure Medic, re-certification participants must have current certification recognized by Alberta Workplace Health & Safety. Click here for information on the recertification courses.
Alberta OH&S as equivalent to Advanced First Aid. Recognized by: Association of Canadian Mountain Guides (ACMG), American Mountain Guides Association (AMGA), Sea Kayak Guides Alliance of British Columbia (SKGABC).
Available for Advanced Adventure Medic Certification only
BC – OFA 3 level equivalency
Manitoba – First Aider 3
Saskatchewan – Class B Attendant
Yukon – Advanced First Aid
$525.00 + GST per person
University of Calgary Outdoor Program Centre – open registration
Private Course Bookings

Public Courses

Jul
15
Sat
Advanced Adventure Medic Bridge Course
Jul 15 – Jul 23 all-day

 

Outdoor Centre LogoThis course is designed to raise your current level of certification to one appropriate for guides and leaders, for those who are going on extended and remote expeditions, or for those wishing to work as professional ski patrollers in Alberta.  This intense 5 day program involves a high level of commitment from the learner. Current Adventure Medic or equivalent 40 hour Wilderness First Aid certification is required. Certification must be dated no more than 1 year prior to the start date of the bridge course.

Course Dates are as Follows
Saturday & Sunday 9:00am – 5:00pm
Tuesday & Thursday 6:00pm – 10:00pm
Saturday & Sunday 9:00am – 5:00pm

Dec
2
Sat
Advanced Adventure Medic Bridge Course
Dec 2 – Dec 10 all-day

 

Outdoor Centre LogoThis course is designed to raise your current level of certification to one appropriate for guides and leaders, for those who are going on extended and remote expeditions, or for those wishing to work as professional ski patrollers in Alberta.  This intense 5 day program involves a high level of commitment from the learner. Current Adventure Medic or equivalent 40 hour Wilderness First Aid certification is required. Certification must be dated no more than 1 year prior to the start date of the bridge course.

Course Dates are as Follows
Saturday & Sunday 9:00am – 5:00pm
Tuesday & Thursday 6:00pm – 10:00pm
Saturday & Sunday 9:00am – 5:00pm

Private Courses

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Testimonial

At Camp Chief Hector YMCA, the health and safety of campers and staff members is our top priority. We need to be at the front edge of health and safety regarding prevention and emergency response. Rocky Mountain Adventure Medicine has always supplied the thorough, engaging and professional training that helps us do our best. Their administrative staff and their field staff are always helpful. Their courses are focused and informed. Their instructors are professional, respectful and caring. The staff and campers from Camp Chief Hector YMCA enjoy their courses!
Doug Summer Camp Director, Camp Chief Hector YMCA