Campus Recreation

University of Mississippi

Certifications


Ski & Snowboard (1)Saturday, December 10th – Sunday, December 18th
Wilderness First Responder Certification
Turner Center
$550 Students  |  $600 Community
*Click here to register online, or visit Turner Center 110.
SOLO’s Wilderness First Responder (WFR) course is the recognized industry standard for those who work as backcountry trip leaders, camp counselors, mountain guides, river guides, and ski patrollers. The WFR is the perfect course for anyone working in a position of leadership in an outdoor setting or for individuals who want a high level of wilderness medical training for extended personal backcountry trips or expeditions.

rcc-certificationMonday January 16th – Friday, January 20th
Level 1 Challenge Course Facilitator Certification
*Click here to register online, or visit Turner Center 110.

The overall purpose of this certification is to provide Facilitator Level training in accordance to the current ACCT standards. Challenge Course Certification is an intense experience that teaches the most up-to-date procedures and standards. This certification will enable participants to effectively facilitate sessions at the Rebel Challenge Course, a high and low elements course located on campus near the Intramural Fields.  Participants will learn to: foster positive group dynamics and facilitate the growth of transferable skills (i.e. communication, teamwork, trust) with groups; ensure a safe and fun environment for all participants; and learn technical skills including belaying participants, setting up high elements, choosing correct hardware, coiling a rope, and self-­belay climbing.