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Human Tracking, Alderleaf is Hiring, & Upcoming Courses - Alderleaf eNews, Mar 2017
March 29, 2017

Welcome to the March 2017 eNewsletter from Alderleaf Wilderness College!

In this issue...

1.) Alderleaf is Hiring!
Considering joining our team? Alderleaf is accepting applications for core instructor positions...

2.) Featured Article: Human Tracking
Human tracking is one of the oldest skills on earth and it continues to be used for search & rescue...

3.) Upcoming Courses at Alderleaf
Bird Language, Wild Edible & Medicinal Plants, Wildlife Tracking & More! See what's coming up...



Alderleaf is Hiring!

Considering joining our team? Alderleaf is accepting applications for core instructor positions (full-time, year-round positions which begin in summer). The application deadline is April 30th.

Learn more about the Core Instructor Position Announcement.



Featured Article: Human Tracking

By Filip Tkaczyk

Human tracking is a subset of one of the oldest skills on earth. It is the practice of being able to observe, recognize and interpret the footprints and signs left behind by humans. This skill set is most often utilized for search & rescue, forensic and military purposes...(continue reading)



Calendar of Upcoming Courses

Registration is open. Several classes are full already. Check out what's scheduled for the coming months:

Dates: Course: Cost:
Apr 8-9 Bird Language Course $250
Apr - May Track & Sign Evaluations (limited space) $250
Apr 22-23 Home-Scale Permaculture Course $250
May 13-14 Wild Edible & Medicinal Plants Course $250
May 20-21 Reptile & Amphibian Tracking Course $250
May 20-21 Knife Making Course (full) $330
Apr - May Trailing Evaluations (limited space) $300
Jun 17-18 Wilderness Survival Course $250
Jun 17-18 Wild Edible & Medicinal Plants Course $250
Jun 24-25 Overnight Survival Course $250
Jul 10-14 Wilderness Survival Skills Intensive $600
Jul 10-14 Wilderness Skills Camp for Youth $250
Jul 15-16 Knife Making Course $330
Aug 11-13 Hide Tanning Course $300
Aug 19-20 Wilderness Survival Course $250
Aug 19-20 Wild Edible & Medicinal Plants Course $250
Aug 25-27 Wooden Bow Making Course $300
Aug 26-27 Wildlife Tracking Course $250
Sep 5 Wilderness Certification Program begins $12,950
Sep 8 Advanced Wilderness Skills Program begins $12,950
Sep 16-17 Knife Making Course $330
Sep 23 Wild Mushroom Identification Class $85
Sep 30 Wild Mushroom Identification Class $85
Oct 7 Wild Mushroom Identification Class $85
Oct 14 Wild Mushroom Identification Class $85
Oct 21-22 Axe Forging Course $430
Nov 4-5 Wilderness Survival Course $250
Nov 11 Survival Fire Making Skills Class $85
Nov 18-19 Knife Making Course $330



Considering the Alderleaf Wilderness Certification Program?

Train to Become an Instructor! Earn Certificates in Wilderness Survival Skills Education, Ecology, Permaculture Design, Wildlife Tracking, and Wilderness First Aid.

The application period for the 2017-2018 school year is open. Early applicants receive priority for scholarships and student housing! Classes begin September 5th, 2017.

Learn more about the Alderleaf Wilderness Certification Program.

Schedule a Free Visit! We are more than happy to provide an opportunity to sit in on a class, meet students & staff, and get a tour of our campus. Contact us to schedule a time to visit the program while it's in session.

You can also request a free catalog or apply online.



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Alderleaf Wilderness College
18715 299th Ave SE
Monroe, WA 98272
United States
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