The National Center for Outdoor & Adventure Education (NCOAE) prides itself on having some of the industry’s most qualified and specialized instructors. And, they want to share their knowledge with you, through an Outdoor Educator course and the NCOAE Core Curriculum.

An Outdoor Educator Course introduces students to the field of outdoor education through a variety of firsthand outdoor learning experiences.  At the end of the course, you’ll be uniquely qualified to apply for desirable jobs within the areas of adventure education, recreation, wilderness leadership, and experiential education.

Image of Antisana in Ecuador.
1 dates
college credit

Ecuador | Andes Mountains & Cotopaxi

A 14-day Ecuador expedition designed to give you the skills needed to explore the backcountry internationally. And, it’s absolutely spectacular.

  • Ages 18+
  • Duration 14 days
  • Tuition $3,150.00
Image of NCOAE group on a mountain in Patagonia.
2 dates
college credit

Patagonia | Backpacking & Whitewater | Outdoor Educator

A 25-day Patagonia backpacking & whitewater paddling expedition designed to give you the skills needed to work professionally as an outdoor educator with international experience. And, it’s absolutely spectacular.

  • Ages 18+
  • Duration 25 days
  • Tuition $5,800.00