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!

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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
Developing Critical Decision-Making Skills

Developing Critical Decision-Making Skills - Online Classroom

Outdoor Leadership Seminar
Evening webinar on making critical decisions in the outdoors with Katja Hurt. This session will
Thu, Mar 17, 2022
No Prerequisites
26 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, Mar 7, 2022
No Prerequisites
2 participants
The Mountaineers Branch
Your Network Is Your Net Worth: Networking and Cultivating Professional Relationships

Your Network Is Your Net Worth: Networking and Cultivating Professional Relationships - Online Classroom

Outdoor Leadership Seminar
Evening webinar on cultivating professional relationship with Steven Reinhold. This session will be online only
Thu, Feb 24, 2022
No Prerequisites
13 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, Feb 23, 2022
No Prerequisites
11 participants
The Mountaineers Branch
The Real DEI: Lessons Learned Around the Unity Blaze

The Real DEI: Lessons Learned Around the Unity Blaze - Online Classroom

Outdoor Leadership Seminar
Evening webinar on DEI lessons learned with Steven Reinhold. This session will be online only
Mon, Feb 21, 2022
No Prerequisites
12 participants
The Mountaineers Branch
Breaking the Halo: Empowering Students in Outdoor Education

Breaking the Halo: Empowering Students in Outdoor Education - Online Classroom

Outdoor Leadership Seminar
Evening webinar on confronting complacency, assumptions, and communication breakdowns in the outdoors with Katja Hurt.
Thu, Feb 17, 2022
No Prerequisites
22 participants
The Mountaineers Branch
Risk Management Discussions - Online Classroom

Risk Management Discussions - Online Classroom

Outdoor Leadership Seminar
Evening webinar workshop about Practical Risk Management with Tom Unger. This session will be online
Wed, Feb 16, 2022
No Prerequisites
0 participants
The Mountaineers Branch
Webinar 2: Inclusive Language in the Outdoors - Online Classroom

Webinar 2: Inclusive Language in the Outdoors - Online Classroom

Outdoor Leadership Lecture: Inclusive Language in the Outdoors
Webinar series on inclusive language with Bam Mendiola. Part two of a two-part series, however
Wed, Feb 9, 2022
No Prerequisites
22 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, Feb 7, 2022
No Prerequisites
0 participants
The Mountaineers Branch
Keys to Success for Effective Instruction

Keys to Success for Effective Instruction - Online Classroom

Outdoor Leadership Seminar
Evening webinar designed to strengthen the facilitation skills of Mountaineers instructors. Co-led by Joe and
Thu, Feb 3, 2022
No Prerequisites
9 participants
The Mountaineers Branch
Risk Management Discussions - Online Classroom

Risk Management Discussions - Online Classroom

Outdoor Leadership Seminar
An intimate evening webinar workshop and discussion about Practical Risk Management with Tom Unger. This
Wed, Feb 2, 2022
No Prerequisites
12 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.
Thu, Jan 27, 2022
No Prerequisites
24 participants
The Mountaineers Branch
Webinar 1: Inclusive Language in the Outdoors

Webinar 1: Inclusive Language in the Outdoors - Online Classroom

Outdoor Leadership Lecture: Inclusive Language in the Outdoors
Part one of a two-part webinar series with Bam Mendiola on inclusive language. In this
Wed, Jan 26, 2022
No Prerequisites
24 participants
The Mountaineers Branch
Developing Critical Decision-Making Skills

Developing Critical Decision-Making Skills - Online Classroom

Outdoor Leadership Seminar
Evening webinar on making critical decisions in the outdoors with Katja Hurt. This session will
Thu, Jan 20, 2022
No Prerequisites
19 participants
The Mountaineers Branch
Risk Management Discussions - Online Classroom

Risk Management Discussions - Online Classroom

Outdoor Leadership Seminar
Evening webinar workshop about Practical Risk Management with Tom Unger. This session will be online
Wed, Jan 19, 2022
No Prerequisites
9 participants
The Mountaineers Branch
The Big 3: Planning For, Assessing, and Implementing Effective Instruction - Online Classroom

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
Tue, Jan 18, 2022
No Prerequisites
11 participants
The Mountaineers Branch
Exploring & Navigating Conflict - Online Classroom

Exploring & Navigating Conflict

Thu, Jan 6, 2022 - Thu, Jan 13, 2022
No Prerequisites
15 participants
Registration closed Jan 5
The Mountaineers Branch
Risk Management Discussions - Online Classroom

Risk Management Discussions - Online Classroom

Outdoor Leadership Seminar
Evening webinar workshop about Practical Risk Management with Tom Unger. This session will be online
Wed, Jan 5, 2022
No Prerequisites
10 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, Jan 3, 2022
No Prerequisites
3 participants
The Mountaineers Branch