Choosing to immerse yourself in any of NCOAE’s courses may be one of the most powerful decisions you will ever make. While, you may be looking for outdoor adventure, experiential learning, medical training, or a combination of all three, what you’ll get is an entirely new outlook on yourself and your place in the world. The impact is astounding.

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Pacific Northwest



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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 $3,455.00

North Carolina


Create Your Own Custom Course

Interested in bringing a National Center for Outdoor & Adventure Education (NCOAE) training or course to your school, nonprofit organization, business, university, summer program or student group?

2 dates

Instructor Course

Gain the skills necessary to become a full-time outdoor educator on a NCOAE instructor course!

  • Ages 21+
  • Duration 8
  • Tuition $195.00