Field Leader - Hiking Course: Halifax Oct. 14-15 - Oct14

  • Date
    From Saturday, 14 October, 2017 to Sunday, 15 October, 2017
  • Time
    From 09:00 am to 05:00 pm ADT
  • Organizer name
    Hike Nova Scotia
    Organizer email
    info@hikenovascotia.ca
    Organizer phone
    9027174408
  • Price
    $125.00
  • Website
  • Address
    Prospect Road Community Centre
    2141 Prospect Rd.
    Hatchet Lake, NS

Six Field Leader – Hiking Courses will be offered from June to December in Sydney, Parrsboro, Halifax, Antigonish, Wolfville and Yarmouth. They will provide participants with Outdoor Council of Canada (OCC) national certification in Field Leader – Hiking. This includes skills to organize and lead others in a one day, educational or activity based experience in a natural environment. Courses are two days in length and will provide successful candidates with the necessary skills to be a confident hiking leader. The program is suitable for hiking club leaders, trail group volunteers, recreation department staff, teachers, 4H leaders, Scout and Guide leaders, parents or individuals interested in leading hikes. Courses are taught by OCC certified instructors. The cost is $100 to $125. The course is offered through Hike Nova Scotia in partnership with the Nova Scotia Chapter of the OCC and supported by the Nova Scotia Department of Communities, Culture and Heritage. For more information, go to www.hikenovascotia.ca.