Denver Trip Leader School, (DTLS), Saturday, September 17, 2016 from 8:00AM – 5:30PM –
8:00AM – 11:35AM – Class session, AMC, Conference Rooms A&B
Noon – 5:30PM – Leader-In-Training, (LIT), field practical, Location TBD
The school provides a 3.5 hour lecture on topics such as CMC policies, legal and risk considerations, trip planning, group dynamics, situational awareness, the trip cycle, the CMC ambassador role and leadership. The LIT field practical is a 4.5 hour session in the field where candidates will engage in role modeling, working through trip scenarios and discussions in order to gain a better understanding of what they can expect to encounter in the field and learn ways to manage a successful trip. DTLS will actively assist leader candidates in securing LIT’s.
There is No Fee for the Trip Leader School. Apply using the SALT application
Prerequisites: CMC member for a minimum of 1 year, 3 CMC trips, and current Wilderness First Aid (WFA) certification.
Learn more: Denver Trip Leader Program
Questions: e-mail Pat McKinley - School Director