As a subspecialty, wilderness medicine is perfect for medical personnel who aspire to a life outside of the hospital, have a predisposition for adventure and enjoy adrenaline-pumping experiences.

There are many institutions in Canada offering courses, programs, and diplomas on the essential first aid skills and training required for planning, preventing injury, promoting safety, and responding to emergencies.

A first aid training school requires an adequate business plan that covers startup funds, running costs, marketing strategies, necessary items and how to charge customers for services and still make a profit.