Established in 2008, NALS offers Outdoor education, adventure activities, experiential learning programs, adventure infrastructure development and operation. The programs are perfectly suited for students, faculty, corporate, families and individuals. NALS offers these programs in FIVE locations in India - Coonoor, Coimbatore, Ooty, Manali & Ladakh.
Programs on offer
Broadly, NALS offers the following programs at several locations
- Expeditions to summit of peaks
- Trekking and camping programs
- Team Building, Coaching, mentoring and Leadership Assessment programs for Corporate
- Student camping and Leadership skill training programs
- Faculty Leadership and Adventure programs
- Adventure therapy for the troubled mind, recovering addicts etc
- Health and Fitness programs for improved quality of life
- Design, install and operate adventure parks - high rope courses, climbing walls for public health and entertainment
- Conduct Wall Climbing Championships
- Repair and recertification services for Auto Belay, zip stop from HEAD RUSH TECHNOLOGIES, USA
Helping people find inspiration and emotional transformation through Outdoors..!
Our mission is to be the leading provider of Leadership training and adventure experience by combining training concepts from defence, corporate and mountaineering sectors. We strive to provide wholesome outdoor experience that will awaken the natural instinct and leadership skills of participants.
- NALS is the first entity in India to offer adventure as a therapeutic tool for the persons with obesity, insecurity, high stress and troubled mind.
- NALS has installed India’s first Wall Timer System in a Climbing Wall in Coimbatore - this system is fully designed and developed by NALS and superior features to import / export data.
- NALS has received license from the Ministry of Tourism, Government of India, as an APPROVED ADVENTURE TOUR OPERATOR.
- Over 22,000 participants have visited NALS campuses and left behind overwhelmingly positive feedback.
Corporate Staff Trained
Adventure Therapy Guests
Lt. Seshadri Venkatesan
NALS is headed by Lt. Seshadri Venkatesan, an ex-Naval Officer with 20 years experience in the armed forces as well as in private sector that specialized in dredging, fleet repair, structural engineering and ship management. Lt Seshadri has completed mountaineering courses from Directorate of Mountaineering and Allied Sports, Manali.
Mr Deepak Gosavi
Mr. Deepak Gosavi is Director (Training & Safety). He has over 20 years experience in the fields of education, student development and facilitation. He has held senior positions in iDiscoveri & Pegasus as an Administrator + Facilitator and has mountaineering certificates from Nehru Institute of Mountaineering. Besides being certified in Wilderness & Advance First Aid and CPR from NOLS, he is also a certified Psychometrician and Assessor(CPA).
Outdoor Team of NALS
The outdoor team of NALS comes from many parts of India > West Bengal, Rajasthan, Tamil Nadu and Himachal Pradesh - they are highly qualified people in the field of mountaineering and carry with them zeal and enthusiasm to excel in respective areas.