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AMC offers custom leadership training for college groups, including college outing clubs. Our outdoor leadership training is designed to help you lead peer student groups with minimal impact in the backcountry. This training is geared towards outing clubs, student groups, and outdoor orientation program leaders.

Topics covered in these courses include:

  • Group dynamics and management

  • Communication skills

  • Decision making

  • Environmental stewardship

  • Increased self and team awareness

  • Meal and menu planning

  • Map and compass

  • Clothing/equipment planning and gear use

  • Situational awareness

AMC also offers a number of scheduled trainings for individuals, including Wilderness First Aid, Wilderness First Responder, and Leave No Trace. See a complete list of upcoming outdoor skills training programs. We also offer our classic 5-day Mountain Leadership School.

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