Wilderness Awareness (6 hours)


Our Wilderness Awareness program provides safety training for workers and the general public, in how to avoid wildlife encounters, and what to do if you unexpectedly encounter wildlife.

Product Description

*Regular Course:$145.00/person Saturday Course: Quote
Safety Coordination Services offers our own professional Wilderness Awareness training course for industry and the general public. Whether at work or at play, our diverse natural wildlife can present a hazard, from bears and cougars, to ticks and wasps. Our training program provides comprehensive and engaging strategies for avoiding wildlife encounters, and what to do if you are threatened or attacked.

Our Wilderness Awareness training course teaches participants the following:

  • How to recognize the signs of Bear and Cougar activity
  • Wildlife avoidance and deterrence strategies
  • How to prevent attracting wildlife into your camp or worksite
  • The proper selection and use of wildlife deterrents
  • Practical bear deterrence exercise: Students will be given an opportunity to practice deploying wildlife deterrent devices (inert spray and noise devices)

Successful participants will receive a certificate in Safety Coordination Services Wilderness Awareness.