Event Category: Class
Start Date: Saturday, 11/9/2019
Start Time: 8:30 AM
Contact: Chris Firme
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This course provides essential skills for leading a safe, environmentally responsible and enjoyable hike. It includes having two co-led hikes with an experienced PATC hike leader in order to receive your certificate. We cover how to handle basic first aid, leadership development, trip planning, standard procedures, emergency procedures, gear and clothing (ten essentials), basic map reading and navigation, and Leave No Trace ethics. The training includes lectures with hands on applications and trail-based scenarios.'
The course will be held at Blandy Experiment farm: 400 Blandy Farm Lane near Boyce, Va.
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