Leave No Trace

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Leave No Trace Trainer Course

April 28-29, 2017

LNT Trainers are needed at every level in Scouting. Cub Scout Packs especially can benefit from the information provided by Trainers to help them make ethical outdoor choices early-on. ALL units need adult leaders to oversee the youth's implementation of the LNT principles.

Scouts aged 14 years or older, or who rank at First Class, can attend this training at the recommendation of their Unit leader. This training prepares them for both teaching and implementing LNT principles within their Unit. This 'Youth Leadership Position' meets advancement requirements for leadership within the Unit.

Participants who complete this course will receive full accreditation as a BSA Leave No Trace Trainer and be recognized by the Center for Outdoor Ethics as a Trainer*. You do not need to be a registered Scout or Scouter to attend this training.

Date:   April 28-29, 2017
Time:   Check-in and set-up starts at 4:00 p.m. on Friday
Course starts at 6:00 p.m. and will end at approximately 8:30 p.m. on Saturday
Cost:   $40.00 - fee includes overnight camping, course materials, Friday night snack, and breakfast, lunch and dinner on Saturday
Who:   Open to anyone ages 14 or older. You do not have to be a registered Scout to attend, but priority will be given to BSA members.

Registrations will be accepted through the end of the day April 25, 2017.  Course capacity is 30 participants.

Click here for paper registration form or register online: 

https://illowabsa.camp-master.com/events/2017LNTTraining/EventDetails.aspx


Contact Eric Smith, Program Director, at (563) 388-7233 with questions.


*You will have the opportunity to register with the Center as a Trainer level instructor.