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Outdoor Educator Training (WFA, Canoe Instructor, and Camping Leadership)

Event Status

Registration Open

Event Location

Ottawa Valley

Event date

07/09/2019 - 07/18/2019 2019

Event Description

**Please note: This course is being offered by Canadian Wilderness Medical Training (CWMT) to Scouters in Voyageur Council at a discounted rate and is not being run by Voyageur Council directly. To access the discounted rate, enter "scouts" in the promo code box for a 20% discount on course tuition**

Wilderness First Aid

Event Status

Registration Open

Event Location

Ottawa Valley

Event date

07/09/2019 - 07/10/2019 2019

Event Description

**Please note: This course is being offered by Canadian Wilderness Medical Training (CWMT) to Scouters in Voyageur Council at a discounted rate and is not being run by Voyageur Council directly. To access the discounted rate, enter "scouts" in the promo code box for a 20% discount on course tuition**

Red Cross Wilderness First Aid

Event Status

Registration Open

Event Location

Camp Otter Lake, 6605 Salmon Lake Rd., South Frontenac, ON

Event date

05/03/2019 - 05/05/2019 2019

Event Description

South Frontenac Group is sponsoring a Red Cross Wilderness First Aid Course at Otter Lake.



Date: May 3 – 5, 2019

Location: Camp Otter Lake

Cost: $190.00 (includes course manual and camp fees)



Certification is valid for 3-years.



Weekend Schedule

Participants are required to be at Camp Otter Lake set up and ready for a 19:00 start.

Friday night is a meet and greet and overview of the course.

Paddling Skills Camp

Event Status

Registration Open

Event Location

Camp Opemikon, 530 Hanna Rd, Maberly, ON K0H 2B0

Event date

06/14/2019 - 06/16/2019 2019

Event Description

Camp Opemikon will be hosting a weekend Paddling Skills camp for Scouts and Venturer Scouts participating with their Troop/Company. We will offer the Paddle Canada Lake Canoe Skills Introduction Tandem certification required to achieve competency 6.3 of the Paddling Outdoor Adventure Skill.  Other competencies will be covered as part of the training, we leave it to the youth to track and decide if they have achieved those skills.

The outline for the weekend will be:

High Ropes Certification Course

Event Status

Registration Open

Event Location

Camp Opemikon, 530 Hanna Rd, Maberly, ON K0H 2B0

Event date

04/27/2019 - 04/28/2019 2019

Event Description

Are you a Rover Scout or Scouter who loves the outdoors and would like to pass along your passion to Scouting youth?  Camp Opemikon is looking for help supporting programs for campers during the September to June camping season.  We are looking for people to facilitate our high and low ropes program. 

Advanced Wilderness First Aid

Event Status

Registration Open

Event Location

Scouts Canada HQ, 1345 Baseline Rd, Ottawa, ON, K2C 0A7

Event date

05/04/2019 - 05/05/2019 2019

Event Description

This 2-day, skills based program is a continuation course from a WFA (a Wilderness First Aid with in 1 year is a requirement), representing the minimum standard of training for an outdoor leader, instructor, guide, or recreational adventurer. It provides a comprehensive and practical perspective on dealing with common wilderness injuries through to life threatening situations.

WILD Education Training 2019

Event Status

Registration Open

Event Location

Scouts Canada HQ, 1345 Baseline Rd, Ottawa, ON, K2C 0A7

Event date

03/23/2019 (All day) 2019

Event Description

Looking for fresh ways to bring environmental education into your program?

Become a WILD Education Facilitator!

Project WILD, Below Zero, and WILD About Sports introductory workshop is being held on Saturday, March 23rd at Scouts Canada HQ.  
Cost: $100      
The cost of the course includes:
  • Copy of Project WILD, Below Zero, and Wild About Sports activity guides

Venturer Mini-Whitewater

Event Status

Registration Open

Event Location

Madawaska River

Event date

05/31/2019 - 06/02/2019 2019

Event Description

Beginner whitewater training for senior section youth and leaders.

This is an "overflow" course for those not able to attend the regular Whitewater 1.

Prerequisite is a free pre-training safety and practical session at Camp Opemikon on May 1.

Cost: $121 + HST plus equipment rental of $55 + HST, if required

For more information, or to register for the course, please visit http://web.ncf.ca/ad554/Whitewater%202019.htm

Venturer Whitewater 3

Event Status

Registration Open

Event Location

Petawawa River

Event date

05/24/2019 - 05/26/2019 2019

Event Description

Paddle Canada certificate course plus solo canoe experience for senior section youth and leaders.

Prerequisite is Whitewater 1 and 2.

Cost: $85 + HST plus $8 camp fee plus equipment rental of $60 + HST, if required

For more information, or to register for the course, please visit http://web.ncf.ca/ad554/Whitewater%202019.htm

Venturer Whitewater 2

Event Status

Registration Open

Event Location

Madawaska River

Event date

05/31/2019 - 06/02/2019 2019

Event Description

Intermediate whitewater training for senior section youth and leaders.

Prerequisite is Whitewater 1.

Cost: $121 + HST plus equipment rental of $55 + HST, if required

For more information, or to register for the course, please visit http://web.ncf.ca/ad554/Whitewater%202019.htm

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