Mountain Travel & Rescue I

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Prepares students to become proficient in expedition planning, implementation and leadership of backcountry travel experiences while practicing and applying foundational skills in campcraft, land navigation, wilderness hiking and backpacking. Students learn core competencies of outdoor leadership, including diverse styles of leadership, risk management, group debriefing, and low-impact wilderness camping with a group. Students design and execute a backpacking expedition. Students participate in field trips.

Special Requirement: This course involves moderate to high physical activity and the ability to be active and in the outdoors for 5 days and nights in a remote, forested environment in early winter conditions. Minimum age requirement 18 years for courses involving overnight stays. Off-campus field trips.

Schedule: Course meets Tuesdays, 9-11am. 5-day overnight wilderness camping expedition 11/5-11/9.

Proof of vaccination against COVID-19 required per the College's vaccine policy.
All outdoor adventure education courses require submission of a Health History & Physical Exam Attestation Form prior to registration.

Pre-Requisites: None. 

Special Requirement: This course involves moderate to high physical activity and the ability to be active and in the outdoors for 5 days and nights in a remote, forested environment in early winter conditions. Minimum age requirement 18 years for courses involving overnight stays. 

 

Students will become proficient in expedition planning, implementation and leadership of backcountry travel experiences while practicing and applying foundational skills in campcraft, land navigation, wilderness hiking and backpacking.

Students will learn core competencies of outdoor leadership, including diverse styles of leadership, risk management, group debriefing, and low-impact wilderness camping with a group.

Students will design and execute a backpacking expedition.

This course satisfies the requirements of Mountain Travel and Rescue 1 (MTR1).

3 weeks
Next Session:
October 18, 2022-November 9, 2022

$550.00

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