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Upcoming Classes

View upcoming technical training classes coming to BTI.

Heavy Equipment Operator Training

Heavy Equipment Flier


July 27th, 2017|

Wilderness Advanced First Aid (WAFA)


July 17-20, 2017, 8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. at Eastern Oregon University in La Grande Oregon

Registration Deadline

July 3, 2017

Course instructor

Dr. Kaare Tingelstad, Emergency Department Physician

Course Information

Wilderness Advanced First Aid class is a comprehensive medical training designed for remote professionals or wilderness leaders who venture into remote and challenging environments.  This course teaches how to manage medical emergencies when hospitals and rescue services may not be available for an extensive time period.  We prepare students for emergency situations that involve prolonged patient care, severe environments, and improvised equipment.  The learning environment is challenging, stimulating, and fun.




This course is scheduled for 4-days or 36 to 40 hours of instructional and practice time. Upon successful completion students will receive certification in Wilderness Advanced First Aid and Adult CPR. Certification is valid for three years.

This course is certified through Wilderness Medical Associates.


June 9th, 2017|