Wilderness Readiness – September 24, 2016
Laurentian University Co-Curricular
Saturday, September 24, 2016
8:30 AM – 4:30 PM
Location: Ben Avery Building, Laurentian University, Ken Bahnuk Lounge
Planning, preparation and practice are essential themes for individuals who travel or work in remote to semi-remote locations. Knowing how to navigate using map and compass, packing and carrying the right gear, to setting up an efficient backcountry campsite will be just a few of the topics covered in this course.
Who can attend?
Students enrolled in the following Goodman School of Mines supported programs:
- Earth Sciences/Environmental Geosciences
- Environmental Science and Studies
- Biology (Restoration Ecology)
- CROSH members
- Indigenous Studies/Indigenous Relations
- Faculty of Management programs
Includes: Certificate of Completion, Materials and Equipment Rentals, First Aid Textbook and Lunch.
(GSM is subsidizing this course to make it more affordable for students.)
Minimum Enrollment: 8
Maximum Enrollment: 20