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Field Leader Course (Hiking) Calgary

August 3 @ 9:00 am - August 4 @ 5:00 pm MDT

Get ready to embark on an exhilarating journey with the Field Leader Course by the Outdoor Council of Canada (OCC)! This course isn’t just about learning outdoor skills; it’s about igniting your passion for adventure and empowering you to become a confident and capable leader in the great outdoors!

Picture yourself navigating through rugged landscapes, inspiring others with your leadership, and making unforgettable memories along the way. The Field Leader Course is your ticket to unlocking the thrilling world of outdoor exploration while equipping you with the essential tools and knowledge to do so safely and responsibly. You’ll learn from seasoned instructors who are as passionate about the outdoors as you are, sharing their expertise and wisdom to help you reach new heights in your outdoor leadership journey.

But it’s not just about the technical skills – it’s also about fostering a deep respect for nature and instilling principles of environmental stewardship. You’ll discover the importance of Leave No Trace practices and learn how to minimize your impact while maximizing your enjoyment of the wilderness.

With hands-on training, immersive simulations, and exciting outdoor activities, every moment of the Field Leader Course is designed to fuel your enthusiasm and confidence. And when you complete the course and receive your certification from OCC, you’ll join a community of like-minded adventurers who share your passion for exploration and a commitment to safety and sustainability.

So, are you ready to unleash your inner leader and embark on the adventure of a lifetime? Sign up for the Field Leader Course today and let the outdoor world become your playground! Get ready to hit the trails and explore the beauty of nature with the Field Leader Course – Hiking Edition, presented by the Outdoor Council of Canada (OCC)! This dynamic two-day adventure is tailor-made for hiking enthusiasts who want to enhance their skills and confidence on the trails.

Day one starts in the classroom, where you’ll dive into the essentials of hiking leadership. From understanding trail maps and planning routes to mastering safety protocols and Leave No Trace principles, you’ll gain valuable insights from our experienced instructors. But don’t worry – this isn’t your typical classroom setting. Get ready for interactive activities, lively discussions, and the chance to swap hiking stories with fellow enthusiasts.

As the sun rises on day two, it’s time to lace up your boots and hit the trail! You’ll venture into stunning natural landscapes, putting your navigation skills to the test and experiencing the joy of hiking firsthand. Whether you’re wandering through peaceful forests, strolling along scenic paths, or meandering beside tranquil streams, every step will be an opportunity to connect with nature and immerse yourself in the great outdoors.

Throughout the weekend, our instructors will be there to offer guidance, support, and encouragement as you explore the trails. By the end of the course, you’ll emerge as a certified Field Leader – Hiking Edition, equipped with the knowledge and confidence to lead safe and enjoyable hiking adventures for yourself and others.

So, grab your gear, gather your hiking buddies, and get ready for a weekend of outdoor exploration and adventure. The trails are waiting – are you ready to discover them?

 

To Register Contactocc.mulley@gmail.com

Course Fee: 275.00

Details

Start:
August 3 @ 9:00 am MDT
End:
August 4 @ 5:00 pm MDT

Organizer

Chris Mulley
Email
occ.mulley@gmail.com

Other

Total Spaces Available
10
Event Type
Public

Venue

Calgary, Alberta
Calgary, Alberta Canada + Google Map