- Develop leadership skills as you delve into field of outdoor education through both technical & soft-skill training
- Gain self-awareness through Outward Bound’s holistic approach to experiential education
- Get experience in the field with an instructor internship during our high season (Offered to top alumni)
Develop leadership skills as you delve into field of outdoor education through both technical and soft-skill training on our Outdoor Leader Semester Gap Year program. Using Outward Bound's holistic approach to experiential education, you'll gain self-awareness while participating in varying leadership roles.
In addition to earning seven internationally recognized certifications, this course offers an in-depth study of the Outward Bound educational model. Explore off the beaten path spots in Costa Rica and Panama as you hike through the rainforest, whitewater raft rushing rivers, scuba dive, and more. Top alumni will have the opportunity to return as an intern instructor during our high season and gain real field experience.