“The secret to getting ahead is getting started.”

—Mark Twain

Earth-based Institute (EBI) students come from a wide array of backgrounds and education levels. Our only prerequisite is a passion for nature—a trait shared by all EBI students, affiliates, instructors, and staffers.

Online Registration

The application process for most of courses is simple:

Certified Coaching Programs

Our certified Nature-Connected Coaching℠ (NCC) core program requires a bit more information from you to get started. When you select Nature-Connected Coaching℠ from the Course Listingsyou will be asked to complete a more detailed questionnaire and provide three references. After you have applied, we will contact you to schedule an interview. When your are accepted into the program, you will be invited to register.

Once you have completed NCC program, you may choose to continue on with Transformational Wilderness Guide (TWG) certification. Simply login and add TWG to your cart.

Financial aid is available.


Life Coaching Services

In addition to our certification programs and other courses, EBI offers a number of personalized services:

  • Life Coaching for individuals, as well as parents and families
  • Wilderness Directions—a 1-7 day personalized wilderness experience
  • Intensive Business Mentoring—beyond the 25 hours of business coaching built into the NCC training program, EBI offers personalized mentoring to launch and grow your business

Contact us so we can customize these services to your individual needs.

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