Tuesday, January 12, 2010

Master Educator Courses 2010

Beginning tomorrow, representatives of each one of the Center's Master Educator Course Providers will meet in Boulder to exchange ideas and plan for the upcoming Master Educator Course season.

A Master Educator course is typically five days in length and designed for people who are actively teaching others backcountry skills or providing recreation information to the public.

Course Providers include:
  • National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS)
  • Appalachian Mountain Club (AMC)
  • Landmark Learning
  • US Forest Service - Ninemile Training Center
  • Wilderness Education Association (WEA)
  • Boy Scouts of America
  • Adirondack Mountain Club (ADK)

Southern Illinois University - Carbondale (SIUC) students and staff participate in a Master Educator Course conducted by Subaru/Leave No Trace Traveling Trainer Team East.

If you are interested in participating a Master Educator Course, please check the 2010 schedule and contact the appropriate course provider.

Partial scholarships are available for course participants. Please check out the online application. Deadlines for 2010 will be set shortly, most likely mid-April and mid-August.

If you have any questions about scholarships, please email grants@LNT.org

No comments: