Leave No Trace Trainer Course
This two-day course assists participants in learning more about the seven principles of Leave No Trace Ireland, and techniques for disseminating these low impact skills. Trainer Courses are designed for educators, guides, agency employees and other outdoor professionals. Successful graduates of the Trainer Course gain skills to teach Leave No Trace Ireland techniques and ethics to their clients, friends and family. Participants learn the concept of Leave No Trace and prepare to teach Leave No Trace curriculum in a variety of settings - such as schools, camps, parks, wilderness areas. Pre-requisite is to have completed a certified Leave No Trace Awareness course. Candidates will be asked to prepare a lesson plan to deliver aspects of an awareness course. Workshop topics include the underlying ethics and seven principles of Leave No Trace. Participants will be certified as Leave No Trace Ireland Trainers upon successful completion of the course.
Course includes training materials - Trainer Handbook and Certificate
A pre-requisite for the course is to have attended a Certified Awareness Course in Leave No Trace (€40 value).
Attendees will be asked to facilitate and deliver an activity to higlight a principle of leave no trace.
Own tent and equipment will be required. Occasionally an overnight in accommodation required if weather conditions unsuitable for camping. Accommodation costs at attendees own expense.