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WMI at 62.5° North Latitude

By Marco Johnson on 10/11/11 10:00 PM

As the days grow shorter and colder a group of students buckles down to finish up their Wilderness First Responder course in Torpshammar, Sweden. The course is being taught at Gymnasiet AWPE. Gymnasiet AWPE translates as Senior High School Advanced Wilderness Preparedness Education and the school is similar to a US charter school. The school has 3 classes that are equivalent to the 10th, 11th, and 12th grades in a US high school.

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Topics: NOLS, Behind the Scenes, WFR, wilderness medicine, WMI, Wilderness Medicine Institute of NOLS