This course focuses on the skills and knowledge that aspiring Registered Maine Guides need to successfully lead groups on camping, hiking, and canoeing trips in the Maine wilderness. The 12 week course emphasizes Maine outdoor traditions which can be useful to anyone who wishes to increase their outdoor skills. The curriculum includes law book review, map and compass reading, lost person scenario training, outdoor cooking, watercraft regulations, canoeing skills, GPS, campsite setup, safety and survival, weather, and client care. First aid certification is also included within this course which is necessary for Maine Guide candidates to be licensed. Please note that the Maine Guide Exam fee is not included in the cost of this course.
Wednesdays, 6:00 – 9:00 pm
September 16th – December 16th
Please note: No class the evenings of 11/11th, or 11/25th
Instructor: Randy McEwen
For more information call (207) 947-6474 or go online anytime to https://utc.coursestorm.com/browse