A great opportunity to get NOLS Wilderness First aid Responder qualified from certified trainers for an affordable price in Kathmandu, Nepal. Read on:


Dr Nima Nyamgel Sherpa

This course is one of few wilderness medicine courses held outside of America or Europe. It’s been conducted twice now at the Kakani international training centre, North east from the Kathmandu valley. It’s about a 60 minute drive from the city depending on the traffic.
The course is lead by two WMI NOLS instructors with Dr. Nima Nyamgel Sherpa, Nepal’s first mountain medicine qualified doctor.
It’s open for everybody who is above 16, Nepalese and foreign visitors to Nepal.

Course Details

  • Course: Wilderness First Responder
  • Sponsor: Himalayan Medics (P) LTD.
  • Location: Kathmandu, Nepal
  • Duration: 80 hours over 10 days.
  • Dates: Mon, 26 Jan 2015 thru Wed, 04 Feb 2015
  • CPR Included: Yes
  • Minimum age: 16

More information here: https://www.nols.edu/portal/wmi/courses/9401/ 

The next course date is not set yet, so if you have interest in coming to Nepal and studying for this, please put your name in the form below and we’ll add you to the list.


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