An exciting opportunity exists for a limited number of confident communicators with a training background, and significant bushwalking experience, to learn and lead Leave No Trace/Minimal Impact Bushwalking training. Successful participants will receive a nationally recognised Statement of Attainment which forms part of a professional outdoor guide's training.
In return for receiving this free 1.5 day ‘train the trainer’ program, you will be supported to provide Awareness Workshops to members of the public and others in your bushwalking club. The training will help you help preserve our natural areas, and meet people new to bushwalking!
Time Required:• A 1.5 day ‘train the trainer’ weekend - to be held on 12-13 August 2017 at Glenbrook/Blaxland, NSW• Self-study and preparation to provide training to others• A practice club-member awareness workshop/information evening• 1 day of Leave No Trace awareness workshop provided to members of the public
Good for:• Skilled volunteer• Environmental/outdoors/education trainers
Interested in:• Education and Training• Environmental ethics – minimal impact skills and ethics, biosecurity, fire, wildlife• Bushwalking/outdoor activities
Training:• Professional training and accreditation in the government approved, Minimise environmental impact course:https://training.gov.au/TrainingComponentFiles/SIS10/SISOOPS201A_R1.pdf• Statement of Attainment provided • Logistical support to sign up participants and source location for you to deliver 1 day of awareness training to members of the public• Promotional description of the awareness training you can provide to your club
Reimbursement:• Cost of meals provided for train-the-trainer, and general public training days• Free camping and national park entry on 11-13th August 2017• Small travel subsidy• Statement of Attainment
See lots more details here: http://www.bushwalkingnsw.org.au/bushwalking/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/BNSW-MIB-Training-Programme-v2.pdf
Also, contact Bushwalking NSW if you have questions: firstname.lastname@example.org