This course will cover:
- Overview of Professional Trail Building
- The Science of Trail Building
- Maintenance of Trails
- Environmental Impacts
- Liability Issues
- Handwork and Trail Construction Techniques
Participants are required to have a CSA approved hard hat, safety glasses, closed toe safety shoes/boots, and gloves.
It is recommended that the participant bring with them the following equipment:
- pin flags
And/or any other trail building tools/equipment the organization, government agency or participant intends to use for trail design, building and maintenance. The idea behind having your own tools/equipment onsite is to allow the opportunity for it to be integrated into the course and suit the specific needs/wants and desires of the participants.
This course is an Ontario Trails Council approved training program.
DATE: October 3 & 4, 2017
TIME: 8:30 am to 4:30 pm both days
LOCATION: Wilmot Recreation Complex -Program Room, 1291 Nafziger Road, Baden, ON