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Phoenix, AZ Hybrid

November 20, 2021, 8:00 am - November 21, 2021, 5:00 pm

$450.00 – $695.00

Wilderness Medicine CME – Phoenix, AZ

Come take your AWLS course in the beautiful Southwest! While Phoenix, AZ is known for the heat, the average high temperature in November is a beautiful 76ºF and is perfect for exploring the many outdoor adventures the Valley of the Sun has to offer. The course itself will be hosted at the North Mountain Visitors Center, allowing for a mix of expert-driven didactic lectures as well as truly immersive austere practical skill lessons throughout the desert preserve.

Course Description:

➢ Earn your Advanced Wilderness Life Support certification
➢ Learn the latest practical hands-on wilderness medicine skills for patient assessment, treatment and evacuation protocols
➢ Practice your skills in live scenarios with our expert instructors
➢ Obtain up to 24.5 hours of category 1 CME*
➢ Receive Wilderness Medical Society Fellowship credits

The AWLS Hybrid curriculum consists of:

❖ Patient assessment
❖ Trauma
❖ Medical problems
❖ Infectious disease
❖ Head, Ear, Eye, Nose, Throat, Skin
❖ Animal & insect Bites
❖ Musculoskeletal injuries
❖ Wound management
❖ Water treatment
❖ Hyperthermia, hypothermia & frostbite
❖ Medical kits
❖ Lightning
❖ Dive Medicine

The AWLS Hybrid course is an exciting new format for us. Following completion of Online Modules to cover the didactic portion of the AWLS curriculum, students will meet in person for the practical skills component. Following an opportunity to review questions from the modules, we will dive into practical skills and wilderness victim scenarios. This means the two days in the desert will be spent almost entirely outside doing hands-on practical skills.

Less time in class means more time to play and explore the high desert! World-class hiking, climbing, and mountain biking can be found in and around Phoenix, and following your AWLS course, you will be prepared for anything the desert has to throw at you!

CME Credit:

With the Advanced Wilderness Life Support certification students earn 24.5 hours of Category 1 CME, as well as Wilderness Medical Society Fellowship credit.

For more information and a course schedule click here!


November 20, 2021, 8:00 am
November 21, 2021, 5:00 pm
$450.00 – $695.00
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North Mountain Visitor Center
12950 North 7th Street
Phoenix,AZ85022United States


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