We’d like to make you all aware of an upcoming opportunity to attend a two-day (16 hour) Leave No Trace Trainer Course and become a registered Leave No Trace trainer!
What: Leave No Trace (LNT) Trainer Course
Where: Sumter National Forest, Andrew Pickens Ranger District Office, Mountain Rest, SC
When: Saturday, November 17th 8:00AM- Sunday, November 18th 4:00PM
Who: Adults (18+)
From the Andrew Pickens Ranger District:
“The LNT Trainer Course is a vital component of the national Leave No Trace program. Participants will receive introductory training in Leave No Trace skills and ethics during this weekend course. It is designed for educators, guides, agency employees, other outdoor professionals and anyone interested in learning more about minimum impact skills and ethics. This course covers the Seven Principles of Leave No Trace as well as techniques for disseminating these low impact skills. All participants will leave the weekend with the skills, tools, and resources needed conduct their own exciting Leave No Trace awareness workshop. Each participant will demonstrate their teaching skills in a 10-15 minute presentation of a Leave No Trace topic as assigned by the trainers. The Trainer Course satisfies the Leave No Trace educational requirements for becoming a Leave No Trace Trainer: https://lnt.org/learn/training-structure
For more information on the Nov 17-18 course, please click on the following link:
Registration ends Friday, Nov. 9th and spots are limited!