Jackson Hole Outdoor Leadership Institute’s (JHOLI) provides high quality, professional classroom and field training through applied educational programs related to Avalanche Awareness Education and Wilderness Medicine. Our programs significantly reduce accidents, save time & money, and equip backcountry users with the necessary skills to become outdoor leaders and professionals in the Tetons and mountain ranges across the world.

We provide courses in American Institute for Avalanche Research and Education (AIARE), Stonehearth Open Learning Opportunities (SOLO), American Heart Association (AHA) and American Red Cross CPR/AED/First Aid. Through successful completion of specific trainings, students will be able to obtain nationally recognized certificates of completion in Avalanche Level 1 & 2, certifications in Wilderness First Aid (WFA), Wilderness First Responder (WFR), cardio-pulmonary resuscitation (CPR), automated external defibrillation (AED), and First Aid.

JHOLI aims to deliver educational programs to help better inform the recreational and professional backcountry user. We believe an organized educational effort can significantly reduce accidents, save time and money, and equip backcountry users with the necessary skills to become outdoor leaders who safely enjoy the Tetons and all mountain ranges.