Lessons & Training

Outdoor School Courses

Paddling School

Take canoeing and kayaking lessons with NOC’s world-famous Paddling School, named “the Best Place to Learn” by Outside. Learn More

Swiftwater Rescue

Gain the skills and confidence needed for swiftwater rescue situations. Ideal for paddling enthusiasts, professional first responders, and professional river guides. Learn More

Wilderness Survival School

Learn how to survive in the backcountry at NOC’s Wilderness Survival School. Training on gear, techniques and tactics. Learn More

SOLO Wilderness Medicine

Train with the creators of the industry-standard WFR certification. SOLO teaches a full range of Wilderness Medicine classes. Learn More

Raft Guide School

The industry’s gold-standard guide training program. Learn the essential skills to work as a professional river guide. Learn More