Facilities Closed

All recreational facilities including the Student Recreation Center, Stephenson Fitness Center, Faculty/Staff Fitness Program, Playfields, and the Chinook are closed until further notice in accordance with the Governor’s request.

 

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Registration Ends April 26

Challenge Course Facilitator Training Level 1 (High & Low Course)

May 11 - May 16 in SRC Backyard Challenge Course
[M TW Thrs F] 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
$60 - $149
 
 
Training dates are: Monday, May 11 - Saturday, May 16 9am-5pm each day All sessions must be attended in their entirety. The Challenge Course Facilitator Level I (site specific) training is designed for anyone who wants to know more about facilitation. This training is in accordance with the Association for Challenge Course Technology (ACCT) standards and covers frontloading, debriefing, sequencing of activities, and selected theories. The technical skills covered in this training include spotting, belaying, rescues, and gear inspections. At the end of this training, you will have a wide repertoire of activities that you can either lead on or off the challenge course. The last day of the course includes testing. Attendance is required on all days. Participants who successfully complete the training and testing will be offered a certificate of completion. This training is not a guarantee for employment with the UREC Challenge Program. If hired after successful completion of training and interviewing, our facilitators benefit from a great deal of professional development and personal growth. Facilitators can expect to hone their skills in group management and leadership, effective communication, guiding meaningful discussions, rapport-building, and developing confidence in themselves and others. Full refunds available until April 19 at midnight. 50% refunds until April 27, 5:00 pm, no refunds thereafter. This training is moderately intensive, both physically and intellectually. Contact Joanne Greene or Jeff Elbracht, 335-8732, at least one week in advance for reasonable accommodation. NOTE: We strongly encourage you to consult with a physician before participating in any physical activity to determine any potential conditions that may adversely affect your participation. Activities may involve running, lifting, bending, balancing, and climbing.
 
 

Challenge Course Facilitator Training Level 1 (Spotted Activities/Low Course Only)

May 11 - May 13 in SRC Backyard Challenge Course
[M TW] 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
$40 - $119
 
 
Training dates are: Monday, May 11 - Wednesday, May 13 9am-5pm each day All sessions must be attended in their entirety. The Challenge Course Practitioner (CCP) Level I (site specific) training is designed for anyone who wants to know more about facilitation. This training is in accordance with the Association for Challenge Course Technology (ACCT) standards and covers frontloading, debriefing, and sequencing of activities. At the end of this training, you will have a wide repertoire of activities that you can either lead on or off the challenge course. The last day of the course includes testing. Participants who successfully complete the training and testing will be offered a certificate of completion. This training is not a guarantee for employment with the UREC Challenge Program. If hired after successful completion of training and interviewing, our facilitators benefit from a great deal of professional development and personal growth. Facilitators can expect to hone their skills in group management and leadership, effective communication, guiding meaningful discussions, rapport-building, and developing self-confidence in themselves and others. Full refunds available until registration deadline, April 19 at midnight. 50% refunds until April 27, 5:00 pm, no refunds thereafter. This training is moderately intensive, both physically and intellectually. Contact Joanne Greene or Jeff Elbracht, 335-8732, at least one week in advance for reasonable accommodation. NOTE: We strongly encourage you to consult with a physician before participating in any physical activity to determine any potential conditions that may adversely affect your participation. Activities may involve running, lifting, bending, balancing, and climbing.