Leave No Trace
The Leave No Trace Center for Outdoor Ethics is a national non-profit organization dedicated to promoting and inspiring responsible outdoor recreation through education, research, and partnerships. Leave No Trace builds awareness, appreciation, and respect for our wildlands. Landmark Learning is an authorized provider of Leave No Trace Master Educator courses.
Leave No Trace Master Educator
This course provides participants with a comprehensive overview of Leave No Trace skills and ethics through practical application in a field-based setting. It is run as a combination of a one-day classroom component, three-day/two-night field component, and one-day community outreach opportunity. Students will practice Leave No Trace teaching strategies by delivering a planned lesson. The Master Educator course prepares students to deliver two-day Leave No Trace Trainer courses and one-day or shorter Awareness Workshops. Course completion results in Master Educator registration with the Leave No Trace Center for Outdoor Ethics, a Leave No Trace Master Educator certificate, and a one-year Leave No Trace membership.
- Register for Leave No Trace Master Educator
- Course Length: 5 Days
- Prerequisites: None
- Recommended for: Backcountry guides, canoe trip leaders, private expedition groups, college/university outdoor education programs, hiking club trip leaders, park and forest rangers, and wilderness therapeutic programs
Leave No Trace Website
Operations on National Forest System Lands are authorized under Special Use Permit by the Nantahala National Forest. Landmark Learning is non-discriminating, as an employer and as an equal recreation opportunity provider.