Wilderness Stewardship Planning Framework

For Professionals

The Wilderness Stewardship Planning Framework course contains nine modules designed to assist you in developing and selecting management action alternatives and implementing an action plan. 

There are two required prerequisites for this course, The Wilderness Act of 1964 and Minimum Requirements Analysis, which you must take and pass with an 80% or higher, before taking this course. 


Register for this course by visiting the proValens Learning course catalog. Add this course to your cart (no cost) then proceed to checkout to create an account. You will use this account to log in to access the course materials (now and later), to access your completion certificate, and to take any additional wilderness courses you choose.

For Students

NRSM 406/NRSM 563 Wilderness Management Planning: This course, offered through the University of Montana's Wilderness Management Distance Education Program, is instead for students who are interested in a for-academic-credit university-level distance education course that provides an in-depth understanding of wilderness planning theory and methods, examines case studies in wilderness planning, and compares different types of planning processes.