Challenge Course Management and Leadership, Minor

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The Minor in Challenge Course Management and Leadership addresses the growing challenge education field and the need for trained practitioners within this field. The certificate curriculum closely follows the standards and guidelines developed by the leading national organizations in the challenge course industry. A student completing the full certificate curriculum will gain experience, education and training that is essential as a challenge course facilitator or manager as well as acquire documented experience to apply toward practitioner certification. Students also attain facilitation and leadership skills beneficial in many professional leadership or management roles.

In no course required for the certificate can the student receive a grade <3.0. All courses for the certificate must be completed at EWU.

Required Courses
RCLS 220LEADERSHIP IN RECREATION AND LEISURE SERVICES3
RCLS 225FACILITATION TECHNIQUES3
RCLS 321CHALLENGE COURSE LOW ELEMENT3
RCLS 352CHALLENGE COURSE TECHNICAL SKILLS3
RCLS 353CHALLENGE COURSE ADVANCED TECHNICAL SKILLS3
RCLS 475CHALLENGE COURSE MANAGEMENT AND OPERATION3
Total Credits18