Extraordinary Leave No Trace Trainer Course
Leave No Trace together with Abel Tasman Kayaks is excited to offer a novel format course. This training course involves 1 Day of Kayaking and 1 Day of Hiking within the Abel Tasman National Park. The course will take place on the 10th and 11th of November. The cost of the course is $300pp and this includes 2 Instructors for the weekend, all food and campsite fees along with the kayaks. There is a minimum number of 8 for the course to run and a maximum number of 16.
There will be an added focus on outdoor cooking with an outdoor chef coming to help teach good meals and techniques when cooking in the outdoors.
Leave No Trace New Zealand offers training courses to educate land managers, outdoor educators, tourism operators, club and youth group leaders and the wider public. Leave No Trace courses are informative, practical, hands-on and fun. Participants in a Leave No Trace course should have a strong interest in outdoor recreation, a commitment to training others, a desire to protect natural and cultural resources, and be in good physical condition.
Participants receive introductory training in LNT skills and ethics in a condensed two-day format. During two day's travel and overnight camp, participants teach a class and are involved in discussions to explore the 7 Leave No Trace principles. People who have completed a Trainer Course will be able to lead Awareness Workshops and co-lead Trainer Courses with a Master Educator.