Instructor Bios

Joshua Baruch

Joshua Baruch






Joshua Baruch has been working in the outdoor industry for 18 years, with experience in international mountain guiding, healthcare, pre-hospital care, mountain rescue, adventure team building, and as risk management / safety consultant. Joshua has a tremendous passion for exploring the outdoors, a desire to promote exploration in others, and a strong sense of responsibility related to mountain safety. Joshua currently works as a registered nurse in critical care and as owner of an adventure travel guiding company. He is excited to share his combined love of the outdoors and desire to promote self-sufficency and wilderness medical education to WMA students and participants.