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Adventure Trip Leader Training Course

Date:
Tuesday, October 11th 2016
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Cost:
$30
Website:
https://webtrac.illinoisstate.edu/wbwsc/webtrac.wsc/wbsearch.html?xxmod=ar&xxactivitynumber=104021

Event Description

This course is designed to train ISU students who are passionate about the outdoors to be effective outdoor trip leaders. NO prior experience is necessary to take the course. Anyone interested in becoming a Trip Leader with the Adventure program MUST complete the course in order to be hired. Through participation in this course, students will develop a core set of leadership, teaching, and technical skills. Students who successfully complete the course will be able to lead trips for the remainder of the school year and beyond! The Trip Leader Training Course starts with a weekend backpacking trip to develop wilderness living skills. Workshops, teaching topics, and online quizzes complete the course. Contact Rachel Iversen with any questions at (309) 438-8427 or riverse@ilstu.edu.

Training Trip: October 14 – 16 (mandatory meeting October 12, 4-6 p.m., Student Fitness Center Lobby)
Workshops: Tuesdays, October 18 & 25, November 1 & 15, 4 – 6 p.m.
Mississippi Palisades, Savannah / Student Fitness Center

If you will need special accommodations, please contact the event organizer.

Venue

Student Fitness Center and McCormick Hall
347 S. University Street
Normal, IL

Organizer

Campus Recreation
Phone:
(309) 438-7529
Email:
campusrecreation@illinoisstate.edu
Website:
http://campusrecreation.illinoisstate.edu