Course Planning Resources
Information for students
All students should be provided four key pieces of information upon registration and two to three weeks prior to the start of the course.
Student Logistics Template
Wilderness Medicine Communicable Disease Mitigation Practices
Information to communicate with our office
For every course NOLS Wilderness Medicine will need you to complete:
Student Logistics if your course is open to public attendees or we are managing enrollment.
5. Course logistics
Other useful resources
6. Marketing and Advertising
- Student Logistics Template
This template should include information about travel, lodging, and logistical specific to your course, as well as information for students on how to register (if you're taking the enrollment).
2. Course Overviews
Below is a Course Overview for each NOLS Wilderness Medicine course type. We encourage you to download or link to the relevant Course Overview and distribute it to students. Students can also find this document on the page specific to your course on the NOLS website at: https://nols.edu/portal/wmi/courses/#####/ using your unique 5-digit course number.
3. Wilderness Medicine Communicable Disease Mitigation Practices
This document outlines what is required of students on all course types. It should be shared with students well in advance of their course.
4. Student Agreement
This document is required to be signed by all students prior to participation. It outlines polices and procedures and contains a release of liability and assumption of risk. It should be accessible to students to read prior to their course.
5. Course Logistics
Please access all course logistics information via your Sponsor Portal.
The Sponsor Portal allows us to communicate a myriad of course details to your instructor team about your course location, classroom, and student audience. It also ensures all arrangements for the instructors are in place, including meal plans and lodging.
Course logistics can also be easily updated by contacting your specific account manager.
You can always download a pdf copy of course logistics via the Sponsor Portal.
6. Marketing and Advertising Resources
One of the first things you can do after returning your contract is start marketing your course, this is especially helpful if you are looking to fill your course with public participants.
These flyers are also great to share the opportunity within your organization.
Please add your information to the appropriate flyer and advertise your course. These a suitable for print and electronic disbursement.
Below are overview videos for NOLS Wilderness Medicine courses that can be shared as well.