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NOLS Rocky Mountain Reviews

Reviews 1 to 10 of 14

5.0

Pros

Good teachers, Helpful career services, Positive environment, Good career preparation, Hands-on training

Other comments

Great combination of classroom and hands on learning, great class mates and amazing teachers. It was a perfect balance between outdoor and indoor learning.

5.0

Pros

Good teachers, Helpful career services, Positive environment, Good career preparation, Hands-on training

Other comments

Excellent. I've done it through NOLS twice. The programs where they do an in depth scenario, in rough outdoor conditions, are the best. Builds confidence.

5.0

Pros

Positive environment, Good career preparation, Hands-on training

Other comments

Great combination of experiential learning and classroom teaching. The teachers were open to suggestions and questions the students had. 50/50 with classroom and hands on learning.

5.0

Pros

Good teachers, Helpful career services, Positive environment, Hands-on training

Cons

The class hours are set in stone.

Other comments

This was an amazing class I highly recommend it! The perplexed were absolutely amazing and the environment you learn in is very accepting of errors and very helpful to make you better.

5.0

Pros

Good teachers, Positive environment, Good career preparation, Hands-on training

Other comments

Excellent hands-on and classroom learning. Learned a lot of studying techniques. Teachers were excellent and training culture was positively established at the beginning.

5.0

Pros

Good teachers, Affordable, Helpful career services, Positive environment, Good career preparation, Hands-on training

Other comments

Excellent field and practice based study of wilderness medicine. The hands on focused training is critical to creating a comfort level necessary when using these skills in the field.

5.0

Pros

Good teachers, Positive environment, Hands-on training

Cons

Expensive

Other comments

Great instructors and a good mix of classroom and hands on learning time. The instructors were very knowledgeable and had real world experience to share with the students. We split the time sitting in a classroom and working hands on outside which facilitate a focused learning environment.

5.0

Pros

Good teachers, Positive environment, Good career preparation, Hands-on training

Other comments

This was a very informative and engaging class I would recommend it to anyone. The hands on medical trading was very good. The teachers were very friendly and open to questions.

5.0

Pros

Good teachers, Positive environment, Good career preparation, Hands-on training

Other comments

The course required tests, lectures, practical assessments, and a broad survey of emergency medical procedures. Instructors were fantastic and on-site accommodations were great.

5.0

Pros

Flexible class hours, Good teachers, Affordable, Helpful career services, Positive environment, Good career preparation, Hands-on training

Other comments

Great combination of hands on learning as well as practicing the lessons we were taught. Then once understanding the principles we were able to teach them to others.

Wilderness First Responder Questions & Answers

What do people wish they knew before earning their Wilderness First Responder?

88 people answered

“I wish I knew of more jobs that would pay for the recertification for me so that it is easier for it not to expire”

Sept. 25, 2019

“I wish I would have looked into WEMT training before registering for the WFR, and compared costs/benefit/time between the two different certifications.”

Sept. 23, 2019

What advice would you give to someone interested in earning their Wilderness First Responder?

96 people answered

“Super useful, get your employer to pay for it!”

Sept. 23, 2019

“Look into the cost/benefit/commitment of getting a WEMT over a WFR and see if that's right for you.”

Sept. 23, 2019
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