Spend your summer on the river and have something to brag about when you go back to school! North Carolina Outward Bound School offers some amazing backpacking, climbing and whitewater canoeing course. Find out more today: www.ncobs.org
“In addition to hundreds of days climbing with students, my job involves hiring our Climbing Specialists, maintaining ropes courses and developing the technical skills of our instructors. It is a priority to make sure our staff are trained at the highest level to keep students safe in high-risk environments.”
Risk is an important educational component of NCOBS courses. According to Corey, “More than anything an Outward Bound instructor must be a good risk manager. One of the most amazing things about Outward Bound is …
Find out what it takes to be a Lead Climbing Instructor with NC Outward Bound in our newest newsletter edition! http://createsend.com/t/r-638194374A64C7B42540EF23F30FEDED
For the month of July, Outward Bound has a goal to raise $25,000 to support our veterans programs and we need your help to get there! Throughout the year we honor our veterans by offering fully-funded wilderness expeditions that help returning service members readjust to life at home. Donate today and support our heroes: https://www.facebook.com/OutwardBoundUSAPage/app_312795698802098
Did you know, thanks to the generous financial support of the New York Life Foundation, we are able to offer a scholarship to every student on our grieving teens courses? These courses are a week long and are specifically designed for teens dealing with the death of a loved one. Whether it’s climbing mountains, climbing cliffs or navigating through forests, participants will discover the strength they have to face the challenges ahead. If you or someone you know could benefit from this course give us a call today: 866.467.7651.
outward bound changed my life. im so proud that i accomplished something i never thought i was able to do. i learned a lot about myself having to go eight days without a shower or a change of clothes, eating out of boiled bags, and having absolutely no access to electronics. my patience as well as my physical abilities were tested. i will never forget the people i experienced all this with and i am so happy i got to meet them :)b