Have a passion for the outdoors? Eager to learn the skills to guide others in the wilderness? Want to develop your leadership in a unique way?
...then you might be interested in applying to enroll in the Spring 2019 Outdoor Leadership Course (OLC) to be eligible to work for CORE's Travel and Recreation Program (TRiP)!
On Wednesday October 10th, 2018 at 8PM, come out to CORE (1441 Bledsoe Dr.) to learn more about the OLC and meet current TRiP Leaders.
You will gain competence in adaptive leadership, group management, risk management and technical outdoor skills through interactive experiences in the classroom and in the field. Upon successful course completion, you will be eligible to hold a TRiP Leader position for the Center for Outdoor Recreation and Education (CORE).
This course will fully prepare you with the skills to lead multi-day outdoor adventures!
This course will meet every Wednesday, 3-6PM (subject to change)
There is an option for the course to be 3 credits.
Course Cost Includes:
Course Cost Does NOT Include:
*One of the following certifications must be obtained outside of class by the beginning of Fall 2019 in order to apply for a TRiP Leader position with CORE. Your certification level plays a role in your TRiP Leader position (see below). We will organize a Wilderness First Responder Course in May 2019.
Who Can Apply?
We are primarily seeking UF students in their first and second year.
No prior outdoor experience is necessary. You just need a willingness to learn!
How To Apply
Send your resume and letter of interest to David DiMauro (DavidD@recsports.ufl.edu) by Friday October 12th, 2018 at 11:59PM.
Your Letter of Interest should answer the following questions:
*Please include a recent photo and your expected graduation date.*
Upon review of your resume and letter of interest, you may be asked to attend the Group Interview at Lake Wauburg on Sunday October 21st, 2018 at 10AM.
Call us: (352) 294-1044
Visit us: 1441 Bledsoe Drive
Email: David DiMauro - DavidD@recsports.ufl.edu