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Discover your passions, learn new outdoor skills, and grow as a leader with a course from our partner, Outward Bound Costa Rica. Take the opportunity to build your resume while exploring the rainforests, rivers, and reefs of Costa Rica and Panama!
You will come away with an experience of a lifetime that will not only challenge you to grow, but one that future educators and employers will notice.
While scuba diving, rainforest trekking, surfing, rafting, and volunteering in local communities of Costa Rica and Panama, you will:
Summer Courses (14-18)
Summer Courses (19+)
Gap Year & Semester Abroad
65 or 85 Days
Costa Rica & Panama
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The first step to officially enroll in your course is to fill out a Summer or Gap Year/Semester Online Enrollment Form. It only takes about 15 minutes to complete and does not require payment at this time.
For questions or inquiries email us at Enrollment@OutwardBoundCR.org or give us a call (1.800.676.2018) Monday-Friday from 9am to 5pm MDT. We're happy to help!