Wilderness Readiness – September 24, 2016

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Wilderness Readiness

Laurentian University Co-Curricular
Saturday, September 24, 2016
8:30 AM – 4:30 PM
Location: Ben Avery Building, Laurentian University, Ken Bahnuk Lounge


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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
- Engineering
- Environmental Science and Studies
- Biology (Restoration Ecology)
- CROSH members
- Indigenous Studies/Indigenous Relations
- Faculty of Management programs




Cost: $45/Student


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

Register now!