Continuing Education Coordinating Board for Emergency Medical Services

Hours of credit for Wilderness Medical Associates courses:


Wilderness First Responder: 70 hours

Wilderness EMT Upgrade: 45 hours

WALS: 36 hours

Offshore Emergency Medicine: 36 hours

Recertification: 27 hours


CECBEMS credit is recognized by the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians and most state’s EMS credentialing authorities. Please check with your state EMS office for confirmation.

To those in the field...

Medical Officer, Ltd. is based in the heart of the Colorado Rockies and is an Instructor Sponsor of Wilderness Medical Associates courses in Crested Butte, Denver, Durango, Moab and beyond. We are also retailers for Conterra products and our own custom medical kits.