Nature-Based Leader Ship Network!
1st Workshop: Saturday, January 28th from 11am – 3pm
Let’s take a moment to share who we are, what we have and what we need, then Jamie Black will share her story as a Nature-Based Leader & some of her findings with her research.
Nature Awareness as a Leader – explore tricks and tools from the Coyote’s Guide to Connecting with Nature – written by Jon Young et al (2010)
Let them climb trees! A conversation about Perceived Risk vs Actual Risk, Insurance & Licensing – What do we need? What are we missing?
Take a look at our Community Map. Let’s finalize what we need for a functional and efficient network, what are the next steps?
WILD CRAFT PLAY MENTORSHIP TRAINING
8 SESSION COURSE FOR ADULTS (and older teens)
at the Errington Hall & Park
(Next training dates TBD)
Deeply explore the wild outdoors, to craft YOUR inner wild!
Become a child, and live, for a while, with a poetic, imaginative smile.
Then look within, and begin to imagine, how you might influence another
And join this small group of mentors/explorers to craft a greater adventure for others!
Guiding children safely in Nature
Exploring ways to better engage children
Role modeling and gaining experience child minding as a character in a game
This course is suitable both for beginners (with average fitness), as well as for people who have already studied these skills with us or others, and want to delve more deeply, to practice the role as a mentor, engaging children in nature and theatrical play, in community.
Guided Discovery, Coyote Mentoring, 8 Shields Leadership Model, Peace Maker Principles, Holistic Leadership, Wilderness Survival, Nature Based Programming, Storylining & Basics of Production.
The course is led by Jamie Black, a Master in Adventure. Learn life skills in nature with community, and give yourself one of the greatest gifts that will nurture you and your community for years to come.
Shelter Building: Learn how to build a shelter that will keep you warm and dry in the harsh weather
Observing: Inner and Group Awareness, Group Dynamic Management
Role Playing: Wilderness Survival
Role Modeling: The Art of Questioning – Coyote Mentoring
Exploring: Elixirs, Crafts and Creations, leading by example
Storytelling: Celtic Storyline and Wild Craft Playing
Choosing: Map the wealth in the community and come to know our clan
Production & the importance of Debriefing: Bringing it all together, integration, the Way of Council, and the Medicine of Community
Hourly breakdown per session:
1 hour of set up, description of roles, and planning discussion
3 hours of play with the Wild Craft Play Group at the Errington Hall/Park
2 hours to debrief and plan for the next session
COST: 6 hours a day for 8 Saturdays
EARLYBIRD rate: $395 Or: $450
Space is limited! Register now! Payments can be made by cash/cheque/pay-pal/e-transfer
To register, please fill out this the following forms:
Thank you for providing payment at least one week before start date. Be sure to take this document to your local RCMP to request a Criminal Record Check, and confirming attendance by January 4th, 2016.
We look forward to having you join the adventure!