Outdoor Skills Leadership

Outdoor Skills Leadership
In-depth approach to leadership skills in selected outdoor specialty areas, including camping, hiking and survival, basic backpacking, winter camping, mountain biking, fly-fishing, sailing, river recreation, rock climbing, family outdoor recreation, and outdoor therapeutic recreation skills.
 Hours2.0 Credit, 2.0 Lecture, 4.0 Lab
 TaughtFall, Winter, Spring, Summer
Course Outcomes

Demonstrate Proficiency

Demonstrate proficiency in outdoor skills leadership.

Demonstrate Environmental Ethic

Demonstrate awareness of an environmental ethic applicable to recreation.

Understand Mechanics

Show knowledge and understanding of recreation mechanics.

Demonstrate Knowledge

Demonstrate knowledge of appropriate recreation safety and rescue protocols.

Develop Love of Recreation

Develop skills and experiences that promote a love of recreation resulting in a lifetime of enjoyment, wellness, and an appreciation of God's creation.

Practice Skills

Practice recreation skills essential to safe and enjoyable outdoor activity.