Leave No Trace Master Educator Course - Appalachian Trail Conservancy, PA

Event type: 
Master Educator Courses
Date: 
Monday, May 22, 2017 (All day) to Friday, May 26, 2017 (All day)
Event Street Address: 
Camp Speers YMCA 143 Nichecronk Road
Dingmans Ferry
Pennsylvania
18328
Description: 

 

This five-day Master Educator Course, hosted by the Appalachian Trail Conservancy, will be based at Camp Speers YMCA, situated in the Pocono Mountains of Eastern Pennsylvania. The course is designed to provide recreation users and educators an in depth look at the practices and ways of teaching Leave No Trace skills and ethics. Through classroom discussions, lectures, demonstrations and a four-day backpacking trip, this course will cover the seven principles of Leave No Trace, discuss wildland ethics, and provide participants the tools and techniques necessary for disseminating these low-impact skills to others.  Upon completion of the course, participants will be qualified to teach Leave No Trace Trainer courses.

Course Cost: $500

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Host Contact Name: 
Michelle Gargurevich