Marine Medicine

Offshore Emergency Medicine®

This popular and continuously updated seminar is now in its 26th year, offering intensive medical training for cruisers and racing sailors operating out of range of rapid rescue and medical assistance. The program requires a minimum of 12 hours of pre-course reading, study, and on-line testing followed by three days of on-site training.  The only prerequisite is completion of a CPR course, but basic or advanced first aid is strongly recommended. 

Wilderness First Aid and OEM Certification is awarded by Wilderness Medical Associates International, and earns 36 hours CME from CAPCE. Offshore Emergency Medicine is Coast Guard approved under CFR 46.
 

Standby: Offshore Emergency Medicine 20 - 23 April 2018, Paraty, RJ, Brazil


Instructions for pre-course study will be sent to you by email. The required textbook is Wilderness and Rescue Medicine 6th Edition, by Jeffrey Isaac, PA-C and David Johnson, MD and may be purchased in print form from the WMA Bookstore. The digital version of the book is available for download on Amazon Kindle. You should plan to complete the assigned reading and on-line test before arrival.
 
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Instructor: David Johnson, MD
 

Price: $2,200.00

To those in the field...

Medical Officer, Ltd. is based in Crested Butte, Colorado USA and is an Instructor Sponsor of programs certified by Wilderness Medical Associates International.