TRAILS SPECIALIST WORKSHOP
This two day workshop has been designed by professionals for all levels of trail builders and enthusiasts. You will receive instruction on how to observe, detect and document potential risk resulting from poor trail design, construction and maintenance. This workshop combines in classroom theory and hands-on experiences.
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
DATE: October 22 & 23, 2018
TIME: 8:30 am to 4:30 pm both days
Downsview Park Operations Shop - Unit 3B
60 Carl Hall Road
Toronto, ON M3K 2C1
Outdoor location to be determined.
OPA Member: $403.80
Potential Member: $633.90
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:
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.
- pin flags
- mcleod rake
Please note: A bagged lunch is required at this course
This course is an Ontario Trails Council approved training program.