Students who take the Wilderness Education Course during May Term have the opportunity to receive their Leave No Trace Trainer Certification. Sign up for the 4 credit Wilderness Education course through WebAdvisor as your do your other academic courses.
This course assists student participants in learning more about the seven principles of Leave No Trace (LNT), and techniques for disseminating these low impact skills. Trainer Courses are designed for educators, guides, agency employees and other outdoor professionals. Successful graduates of the Trainer Course gain skills to teach Leave No Trace techniques and ethics to their clients, friends and family. Participants learn the concept of Leave No Trace and prepare to teach Leave No Trace curriculum in a variety of settings—such as schools, camps, parks, wilderness and front country areas. Workshop topics include the underlying ethics and seven principles LNT.