Leave No Trace Trainer Course

Event type: 
Trainer Courses
Date: 
Friday, October 5, 2012 (All day) to Sunday, October 7, 2012 (All day)
Event Street Address: 
Cherokee National Forest
Tellico Plains
Tennessee
37312
Description: 

The Southeastern Foot Trails Coalition is sponsoring this course and is open to anyone interested in learning about teaching the principles to others.  The course features a short easy backpack and overnight campout.

The main objective of this course is to train attendees on how to present the ethics to others. Various teaching methods will be introduced and discussed and participants will have an opportunity to present as well.

Audience: Those interested in becoming better stewards of the backcountry environment with an interest in educating others in the principles of Leave No Trace.  Upon successful completion of this trainer course and an action plan you will be registered as a trainer and will receive a certificate of completion.

Cost: $85.00 / including food and materials

Gear: Since this is an overnight program you will need sufficient equipment for backpacking, sleeping and shelter.  While food will be provided participants will need to bring a mess kit, stove and cooking equipment, let me know if you do not have enough equipment, I have some extra.
 

Host Contact Name: 
Jay M. Dement
Host Email: