Course Registration

Registering for a course at Alderleaf is easy. For your convenience we offer three different ways to register and can accept checks, money orders, and credit cards. Please read our cancellation policy and discount information at the bottom of this page. Thanks!

Please note:

For the Wilderness Certfication Program please complete the Certification Program Application.

To register for a course, you can choose one of three options:

1.) Register by Phone: Call our office at (360) 793-8709.

2.) Register by Mail: Download and complete our Mail-In Registration Form.

3.) Register Online (credit card required)



To register online please choose a course from the following list:

(If you do not see the course listed below, please call to register, as online registration is not available for all courses.)




Wilderness Survival Weekend Course
Class cost: $217

Course Date Options:



Wooden Bow Making Course
Class cost: $275




Arrow-Making Class (optional add-on for Bow-Making Course participants)
Class cost: $70




Leatherworking Course
Class cost: $275




Wild Plant Walk Classes
Class cost: $67

Course Date Options:



Wildlife Tracking Apprenticeship Deposit
Registration deposit: $100 (remaining balance of $2400 due Jan 15, 2020)




Knife Making Course
Class cost: $400 (plus $50 materials fee paid directly to instructor)*

Course Date Options:

*Please note, this course is excluded from discounts.



Survival Knots, Cordage, & Lashings Class
Class cost: $77




Survival Stone Tools Class
Class cost: $97




Wildlife Tracking Walk
Class cost: $67

Course Date Options:



Wildlife Trailing Class
Class cost: $87

Course Date Options:



Wild Edible & Medicinal Plants Course
Class cost: $217

Course Date Options:



Home-Scale Permaculture Course
Class cost: $217




Bird Language Course
Class cost: $217




Wilderness Survival Skills Intensive
Class cost: $700




Wilderness Skills Camp for Youth
Class cost: $275




Wild Mushroom Identification Class
Class cost: $125

Course Date Options:



Human Tracking Course (Skills for Search and Rescue)
Class cost: $275

Course Date Options:



Survival Fire Making Class
Class cost: $77





Essential Wilderness Survival Skills
(online course)
Class cost: $195

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Course Discounts - Receive 10% Off

We offer three ways to receive a 10% discount for our short courses (day-long, weekend, and week-long courses):

1. Early Registration Discount: Register at least two months prior to the start date and receive a 10% discount; or

2. Family/Friend Discount: Register together with a family member or friend at the same time and receive a 10% discount; or

3. Multiple Class Discount: Register for more than one class at the same time and receive a 10% discount.

(Please note: To receive the discount, you must register by phone or postal mail, as our online registration system is unable to calculate discounts)



Cancellation Policy*:

If you need to cancel your registration for any reason here is how it works:

  • One month or more before a course begins: 90% refund.
  • One month to two weeks before a course begins: 50% refund.
  • Less than two weeks before the course: no refund will be provided.

Should a course be canceled by Alderleaf, a full 100% refund will be provided to all registered participants.

(*For the Wilderness Certification Program cancellation policy, please see the Wilderness Certification Program Catalog.)


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