Bringing You the Best of NOLS
What Makes Us Different
In addition to NOLS' regular course offerings, the school
also provides custom courses and consulting services through
NOLS Professional Training.We bring you the best of NOLS—the
best instructors and the best teaching curriculum in the
industry, taught in customized, made-to-order programs that
fit your unique needs. NOLS Professional Training is recognized
world-wide for its innovative teaching in areas like teamwork
and leadership, skill development, risk management, and
NOLS Professional Training delivers an education that will
last a lifetime. We model many of our courses after the wilderness
expedition, where lessons are immediate, lasting, and applicable
to your life—no matter what you do. We've found that
running any expedition successfully requires the same skills
that are essential once you step out of the wilderness, including
establishing goals, planning, efficiency and teamwork
Every client we
work with is different, so every program we offer is different.
What you can count on is that we will enhance your ability
to lead, manage, work together and teach by employing proven
techniques pioneered by NOLS.
What you need is what you'll get. We mold the course curriculum
so that you're getting the very best of NOLS in a way that
makes you the very best at what you do. The leadership,
teamwork and outdoor skills you learn here will transfer
to real life, whether you're on top of a mountain summit,
in a classroom, or in a business meeting.
Our skills seminars bring you NOLS expertise packed into
an intensive seminar that focuses on one specific skill
area. Climbing, sailing, skiing, hiking, caving, sea kayaking,
river travel, horse packing…you name it, we teach
Through our risk management consulting services, you can
learn from the best and get professional audits that will
improve the way you handle the inherent hazards of taking
people into remote and wild places.
Wilderness Risk Management Conference
NOLS Professional Training is the lead sponsor of the annual
Wilderness Risk Management Conference, an event that brings
outdoor professionals together to work on the clarification,
understanding and management of risks in the wilderness.