Past Events - Leadership Development Series

Past Events - Leadership Development Series

A series of seminars to provide high-quality, continuing education opportunities for our volunteer leaders. Take a look at our calendar of past events!

Click here to view a list of upcoming Leadership Development Series seminars!

Developing Critical Decision-Making Skills

Developing Critical Decision-Making Skills - Online Classroom

Outdoor Leadership Seminar
Online webinar on critical decision-making skills with Katja Hurt
Thu, Feb 2, 2023
No Prerequisites
21 participants
The Mountaineers Branch
Risk Management Discussions

Risk Management Discussions - Online Classroom

Outdoor Leadership Seminar
Evening online workshop on practical risk management with Tom Unger. This workshop is reserved for
Wed, Feb 1, 2023
No Prerequisites
9 participants
The Mountaineers Branch
These Are Not “Soft Skills”! Facilitating Emotional Safety: A Foundational Risk Management Skill

These Are Not “Soft Skills”! Facilitating Emotional Safety: A Foundational Risk Management Skill - Online Classroom

Outdoor Leadership Seminar
Online webinar on emotional safety with Steve Smith
Tue, Jan 31, 2023
No Prerequisites
26 participants
The Mountaineers Branch
Keys to Success for Effective Instruction

Keys to Success for Effective Instruction - Online Classroom

Outdoor Leadership Seminar
Online webinar on effective instruction with Joe & Michelle Harper Kowalzyk
Thu, Jan 26, 2023
No Prerequisites
0 participants
The Mountaineers Branch
Near-Misses Are Telling You Something - Are You Listening?

Near-Misses Are Telling You Something - Are You Listening? - Online Classroom

Outdoor Leadership Seminar
Online webinar on near-misses with Steve Smith
Tue, Jan 24, 2023
No Prerequisites
21 participants
The Mountaineers Branch
Is the Scene Safe: Addressing Psychological Safety

Is the Scene Safe: Addressing Psychological Safety - Online Classroom

Outdoor Leadership Seminar
Online webinar on psychological safety with Katja Hurt
Thu, Jan 19, 2023
No Prerequisites
20 participants
The Mountaineers Branch
Risk Management Discussions

Risk Management Discussions - Online Classroom

Outdoor Leadership Seminar
Evening online workshop on practical risk management with Tom Unger. This workshop is reserved for
Wed, Jan 18, 2023
No Prerequisites
0 participants
The Mountaineers Branch
Self-Assessment: A Teaching Style to Foster Dialogue and Enhance Learning

Self-Assessment: A Teaching Style to Foster Dialogue and Enhance Learning - Online Classroom

Outdoor Leadership Seminar
Online webinar on self-assessment with Steve Smith
Tue, Jan 17, 2023
No Prerequisites
20 participants
Registration closed Jan 16
The Mountaineers Branch
The Science of Safety: What the Research Says About Risk Management Outdoors

The Science of Safety: What the Research Says About Risk Management Outdoors - Online Classroom

Outdoor Leadership Seminar
Online webinar on the research behind risk management with Jeff Baierlein
Wed, Jan 11, 2023
No Prerequisites
44 participants
The Mountaineers Branch
Mental Health On and Off the Trail - Online Classroom

Mental Health On and Off the Trail - Online Classroom

Outdoor Leadership Seminar
Evening online webinar on mental health with Natasha Buffo
Mon, Jan 9, 2023
No Prerequisites
38 participants
The Mountaineers Branch
Craft Impactful Learning Experiences

Craft Impactful Learning Experiences - Online Classroom

Outdoor Leadership Seminar
Online webinar on impactful learning experiences with Liz Riggs Meder. Use tools employed by marketers
Thu, Dec 15, 2022
No Prerequisites
19 participants
The Mountaineers Branch
These Are Not “Soft Skills”! Facilitating Emotional Safety: A Foundational Risk Management Skill

These Are Not “Soft Skills”! Facilitating Emotional Safety: A Foundational Risk Management Skill - Online Classroom

Outdoor Leadership Seminar
Continuing education for The Mountaineers volunteer leaders as a part of the Leadership Development Series.
Tue, Dec 13, 2022
No Prerequisites
28 participants
The Mountaineers Branch
Breaking the Halo: Lessons in Leadership from Outdoor Education

Breaking the Halo: Lessons in Leadership from Outdoor Education - Online Classroom

Outdoor Leadership Seminar
Online webinar on identifying halos with Katja Hurt
Thu, Dec 8, 2022
No Prerequisites
31 participants
The Mountaineers Branch
Near-Misses Are Telling You Something - Are You Listening?

Near-Misses Are Telling You Something - Are You Listening? - Online Classroom

Outdoor Leadership Seminar
Online webinar on near-misses with Steve Smith
Tue, Dec 6, 2022
No Prerequisites
16 participants
The Mountaineers Branch
Developing Critical Decision-Making Skills

Developing Critical Decision-Making Skills - Online Classroom

Outdoor Leadership Seminar
Online webinar on decision-making with Katja Hurt Part of thevof the Leadership Development Series.
Thu, Nov 17, 2022
No Prerequisites
37 participants
The Mountaineers Branch
Practical Risk Management

Practical Risk Management - Online Classroom

Outdoor Leadership Seminar
Foundations of risk management lecture (with a slight emphasis toward Sea Kayaking). What risk is,
Wed, Nov 16, 2022
No Prerequisites
49 participants
The Mountaineers Branch
Adult Mental Health First Aid USA Certification

Adult Mental Health First Aid USA Certification - Online Classroom

Outdoor Leadership Seminar
All-day online webinar on adult mental health first aid with Natasha Buffo
Sat, Nov 12, 2022
No Prerequisites
11 participants
The Mountaineers Branch
LGBTQIA2S+ Stories: Understanding Pronouns, Gender, and Sexuality in the Outdoors

LGBTQIA2S+ Stories: Understanding Pronouns, Gender, and Sexuality in the Outdoors - Online Classroom

Outdoor Leadership Seminar
Online webinar on the diversity within the LGBTQIA2S+ community with Bam Mendiola
Wed, Nov 2, 2022
No Prerequisites
30 participants
The Mountaineers Branch
The Big 3: Planning For, Assessing, and Implementing Effective Instruction

The Big 3: Planning For, Assessing, and Implementing Effective Instruction - Online Classroom

Outdoor Leadership Seminar
Online webinar on techniques to improve the quality of your teaching with Ben Brown
Wed, Oct 26, 2022
No Prerequisites
22 participants
The Mountaineers Branch
Part 2: E.P.I.C. Adventures with Kids (In-Person) - Mountaineers Seattle Program Center

Part 2: E.P.I.C. Adventures with Kids (In-Person) - Mountaineers Seattle Program Center

Outdoor Leadership Lecture: E.P.I.C. Adventures with Kids
Part two of an optional two-part series with Katy Snyder and Kelly Hampton on working
Tue, May 10, 2022
No Prerequisites
15 participants
The Mountaineers Branch
Expand Your Group Facilitation Toolbox: Lessons to be Learned from Youth Programs - Mountaineers Seattle Program Center

Expand Your Group Facilitation Toolbox: Lessons to be Learned from Youth Programs - Mountaineers Seattle Program Center

Outdoor Leadership Seminar
In-person seminar with Tailor Dolgin on exploring youth facilitation techniques and their application in adult
Tue, May 3, 2022
No Prerequisites
0 participants
The Mountaineers Branch
Behavioral Health during COVID-19

Behavioral Health during COVID-19 - Online Classroom

Outdoor Leadership Seminar
Online webinar with Dr. Kira Mauseth regarding behavioral health during COVID-19 and long-term recovery management
Thu, Apr 28, 2022
No Prerequisites
18 participants
The Mountaineers Branch
Part 1: E.P.I.C. Adventures with Kids - Online Classroom

Part 1: E.P.I.C. Adventures with Kids - Online Classroom

Outdoor Leadership Lecture: E.P.I.C. Adventures with Kids
Part one of an optional two-part series with Katy Snyder and Kelly Hampton on working
Tue, Apr 26, 2022
No Prerequisites
24 participants
The Mountaineers Branch
E.P.I.C. Adventures with Kids - 2022

E.P.I.C. Adventures with Kids

Tue, Apr 26, 2022 - Tue, May 10, 2022
No Prerequisites
75 participants
Registration closed May 10
The Mountaineers Branch
The Big 3: Planning For, Assessing, and Implementing Effective Instruction

The Big 3: Planning For, Assessing, and Implementing Effective Instruction - Online Classroom

Outdoor Leadership Seminar
Evening webinar workshop to practice skills and techniques to improve quality of your teaching with
Mon, Apr 25, 2022
No Prerequisites
14 participants
The Mountaineers Branch
The Assumption of Risk Defense in Real Life

The Assumption of Risk Defense in Real Life - Online Classroom

Outdoor Leadership Seminar
Evening webinar to explore the the assumption of risk defense with Brian Augenthaler. This session
Thu, Apr 21, 2022
No Prerequisites
25 participants
The Mountaineers Branch
Self-Assessment: A Teaching Style to Foster Dialogue and Enhance Learning

Self-Assessment: A Teaching Style to Foster Dialogue and Enhance Learning - Online Classroom

Outdoor Leadership Seminar
Evening webinar on using self-assessment to enhance your course instruction with Steve Smith. This session
Wed, Apr 13, 2022
No Prerequisites
11 participants
The Mountaineers Branch
It's not about you, it's about them: Leadership in guiding, education, and life

It's not about you, it's about them: Leadership in guiding, education, and life - Online Classroom

Outdoor Leadership Seminar
Evening webinar on leading groups to meet their goals with Liz Riggs Meder. This session
Wed, Apr 6, 2022
No Prerequisites
18 participants
The Mountaineers Branch
Curriculum and Instruction Support Happy Hour - Online Classroom

Curriculum and Instruction Support Happy Hour - Online Classroom

Outdoor Leadership Seminar
Monthly remote drop-in opportunity with Ben Brown for support with developing curriculum, improving instruction, or
Mon, Apr 4, 2022
No Prerequisites
0 participants
The Mountaineers Branch
These Are Not “Soft Skills”! Facilitating Emotional Safety: A Foundational Risk Management Skill

These Are Not “Soft Skills”! Facilitating Emotional Safety: A Foundational Risk Management Skill - Online Classroom

Outdoor Leadership Seminar
Evening webinar on managing emotional safety with Steve Smith. This session will be online only.
Tue, Mar 22, 2022
No Prerequisites
22 participants
The Mountaineers Branch