Leave No Trace Trainer Course
May 9-10, 2020 - Course CANCELLED
This workshop has been cancelled as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Please register for our October Leave No Trace Trainer Course instead.
minimum/maximum = 4/8
to confirm minimum course offering, registration closes April 18th
Trainer Course Description: Trainer Courses are informative, practical, hands-on and fun. You will learn skills and teaching techniques through lectures, skits and discussions in a spectacular outdoor setting. These courses are designed for people who actively teach others outdoor skills or provide recreation information to the public. Trainer Courses emphasize three components: low-impact camping skills, wildland ethics and outdoor teaching techniques.
During the two days of a Leave No Trace Trainer Course, participants will learn and teach the seven principles and discuss wildland ethics. This course emphasizes skills and techniques essential to minimum impact outdoor ethics and education and follows LNT training guidelines.
When: Saturday, May 9th and Sunday, May 10th beginning at 8a on Saturday and concluding at 3p on Sunday.
Cost: $125 per person.
Includes: Price includes course materials, all meals and snacks beginning with lunch on Saturday and ending with lunch on Sunday and snacks.
Basecamp Offering: This workshop will be our spring basecamp offering. We will be outside for the entire training – dress for the weather conditions. The bunkhouse (sleeps four) is available for both Friday and Saturday nights if you would like to stay overnight. There is ample outdoor space for tenting.
Course Participation Requirement: Each participant will be required to present a short (15-20 minute) class on one of the LNT principles or how it relates to a specific activity.