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Learning mountainnerring rescue techniques.

Learning mountainnerring rescue techniques.

This diverse program attracts a diverse range of students. From 19 to 50-plus, professionals, college and high school graduates, experienced outdoors people and camping newbies, all have been successful at COLT.

Students have come from around the world and right next door. Many are looking for a career in the outdoor industry. Others are looking for a break, a gap year or leave of absence from their job. Some are looking to change careers or simply to learn outdoor skills at a high level. All are welcome.

The only prerequisites are a love for the outdoors and a positive attitude.