2017 Zip-Line Canopy Tour May Training

Course Interest Form

2017 Boy Scout Jamboree Zip-Line Guide Position Announcement

This condensed version of our spring semester class covers the essential skills needed in order to become a canopy tour guide. Offered after WVU’s Spring Semester is over, this training is held over a 6 day period at the WVU Outdoor Education Center. This course offers the opportunity to earn a widely recognizable canopy tour guide certification and opportunities to connect with regional tour operators and work during 2017 Boy Scout Jamboree located at the Summit Bechtel Reserve in Glen Jen, WV. Opportunities to work with WVU’s Outdoor Education Center and Canopy Tour also exist! The training dates are May 6th – May 11th.

Prior experience with activities at height (rock climbing, challenge course etc) is helpful but not required. Participants must be willing to engage in hands on learning, work at height, learning and practice in cold conditions and physical challenge! Class hours are 8am-5pm. Certification dates will be held between May 12-14th

To enroll:

Participants wishing to register for the course must first complete the course interest form . The course instructor (Coy Belknap) will contact you to discuss your interest in the class and ensure that it is the right course for you.

Questions? Contact Coy Belknap 304-293-7136 or email Coy.Belknap@mail.wvu.edu