Leave No Trace Trainer Course


May 17, 2024 6:00 pm to May 18, 2024 5:59 pm



Rhodhiss Scout Center
102 Church Street
Granite Falls, NC 28630


What: The Boy Scouts of America have always taught conservation, care of our environment & resources. This course will give participants the knowledge to teach the Leave No Trace Principles as well as serving their units and districts as Leave No Trace Trainers and Outdoor Ethic Guides. As part of the curriculum, participants are required to lead a 15 minute presentation on a pre-assigned Leave No Trace Principle.

Who: Adult Scouters and Scout youth age 14+ including BSA Scouts, Venturers, Sea Scouts, advanced training course instructors (Woodbadge, NYLT, Kodiak, etc), supplemental training course instructors (BALOO, IOLS, etc.) Camp Directors and staff, those interested in outdoor education.

When: The course will begin at 6:00pm sharp, Friday May 17th . An evening snack will be provided for all participants but please eat before you arrive. The course will end Saturday May 18th at 6:00. YOU MUST ATTEND and PARTICIPATE IN ALL SESSIONS, WHICH WILL RUN THROUGH Saturday at 6:00pm.

Cost: Registration is $60.00 paid to Piedmont Council using the online registration site available at the Piedmont Council website. The price covers all food, Leave No Trace Trainer program and training materials. Certificate and recognition as a Leave No Trace Trainer from the Center and educational support to conduct your own Leave No Trace Awareness Workshops, BSA Outdoor Ethics Orientation & BSA Leave No Trace 101 courses.

Pre-req: You must take the online LNT Awareness Course @ (https://lnt.org/getinvolved/training-courses/online-awareness-course/) prior to coming to class and submit the training certificate.


For more information contact: Barbara Saunders Leave No Trace Master Educator babsaunders4@gmail.com 704-476-6202

*Your supply list and presentation topic will be sent to you after you register.