Instructor Bios

Yuka Hirose

Yuka Hirose

Location:

Japan

Certifications:

RN, WALS, WFR

Description:

Yuka is a registered nurse who has worked in respiratory medicine for several years. She also has experience working in a nursing home in the remote area of Japan. At the moment, when she is not teaching for WMA, she mostly works for a home visiting care program.

She enjoys a wide range of outdoor activities including camping, hiking, paragliding, kayaking, canoeing, bouldering, and off course, outdoor cooking. Beside those, she also likes traveling overseas to meet people and understand new cultures. Some of the countries she has traveled to are Taiwan, Guam, Fiji, Hawaii, Korea, Tuvalu, Australia, and Canada.