Field Leader

Field Leader Course

About the program: The Field Leader program is a revolutionary approach for training new leaders to lead in low risk terrain.  Created and endorsed through the Outdoor Council of Canada, it is a powerful tool for empowering adult leaders to take children & youth outside for education & activity.


About the course: The Field Leader course is an intensive two-day experiential & inquiry based course introducing roles & responsibilities of the leader. Students discover the values & systems that promote high-quality low-risk programs.
Graduates can lead 1 day programs in defined low-risk & non-winter environments. Additional modules prepare leaders for winter & overnight trips.  This course compliments our other offerings, such as Basic Outdoor & Survival Skills and Wilderness First Aid.

  • 16 hours (Saturday + Sunday, 8:30-4:30pm)
  • Cost: $175

Suitable for: Outdoor educators, youth leaders, schools, outdoor clubs, community centres

Courses focus on:

  • Mindful leadership
  • Participant -centered experiences
  • Purposeful programming
  • Systematic planning
  • Team Building
  • Communication
  • Learning through reflection


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