Curriculum

Curriculum Overview

Team Building / Leadership Training

  • Group activities
  • Solo exercises
  • Ropes course
  • Challenge adventures
  • Group/self evaluation
  • Crisis management

Risk Management

  • Assesment
  • Creating a risk matrix
  • Strategies for accident prevention
  • Plan B and C….

Wilderness Medicine

  • W-EMT training
  • Medicinal Plants
  • Basic Bone and muscle management

Rock Climbing

  • Single pitch instructor training

Expedition planning & logistics

  • Team assessment
  • Budgeting
  • Route planning
  • Emergency pre-planning
  • Protocol
  • Execution

Alpine

  • Equipment
  • Expedition Planning
  • Ropes Specialist Technician certification

Desert ,Lakes, Rivers and Seas

  • Desert Survival course
  • Whitewater Guide Certification
  • Whitewater Instructor certification
  • Nautical Navigation
  • Open water protocol and rescue

Search and Rescue

  • NASAR training
  • SARTECH II certification
  • Technical ropes rescue training

Commercial Outfitting

  • Hunter education
  • Firearm Safety
  • The Business of Outfitting
  • Basics of horse management

Adventure Business

Business Planning

  • The ethics of cultural tourism
  • Land use issues in Indian Country
  • Cooperative business strategies
  • Green business and job creation

Fundraising/ Sponsorship

  • Community support
  • Grant writing
  • Corporate/private sponsorship

Adventure Documentation

  • Journaling
  • Photography
  • Video/editing
  • Basics of Journalism
  • Social Networking
  • Web development

Community Service

  • The Philosophy of Service
  • Creating Partnerships
  • Maximizing Effect
  • Grassroots organizing