Outdoor Leadership Program

Maine Bound is hosting our bi-annual Outdoor Leadership Program Fall 2018. The program is designed to provide participants a foundational understanding of outdoor leadership. To complete the program candidates must complete the eight 1.5 hour educational clinics and participate in 2 Maine Bound Trips/Clinics. Upon completion, you will be invited on a capstone backpacking and canoe expedition with your graduating cohort and receive a certificate in Outdoor Leadership.

Topics Include:

  • History of Outdoor Education
  • Facilitation & Debriefing Skills
  • Teaching & Lesson Planning
  • Leadership Styles
  • Group Dynamics
  • Decision Making
  • Risk Management
  • Communication & Feedback

The program will be held in Deering Hall room 101 C from 5:30 – 7:00 PM on Thursday evenings starting on September 20, 2018 and will finish on November 8, 2018

*Selections on whom will be invited to join the program will occur on September 12. 

Applications Due:
September 10th, 2018

Please submit the application online on this Google Form.

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