Travel and Recreation Leader (trɪp lidər) noun: a passionate individual capable of overcoming adverse conditions and challenges who spreads their love of the natural world through intentional excursions into the wilderness.
Enroll in the Spring 2018 Outdoor Leadership Course!
Application coming soon
This Spring, the Outdoor Leadership Course will be offered to students interested in learning the fundamentals of becoming a wilderness guide. Students will learn essential hard skills, coordinate logistics, and gain an extensive amount of leadership experience. Upon completion of the course, students will have the opportunity to become a TRiP Leader for the Center for Outdoor Recreation and Education as an employee of RecSports. This course is not for credit.
Information session : September 26th at 8PM in the CORE Building (1441 Bledsoe Drive).
Application Period: August 21st – October 1st, 2017 (Due by 11:59 P.M.)
Informal Interviews at Lake Wauburg (You are required to attend one of the following dates):
We will play games, run scenarios, and get to know each other!
Course Cost Includes:
Course Cost Does NOT Include:
*One of the following certifications must be obtained outside of class by the beginning of Fall 2018 in order to apply for a guide position. Your certification level plays a role in your guide position (see below).