The goal of the TSA is to provide sustainable, cost effective support to the trail community.

The Trail Stewardship Academy (TSA) is a program of American Trails that supports increasing the capacity of the trails community to be the best possible stewards of the investment they make in trail development.

Skills Training

Program Development

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Partnership Development

“Train the Trainer” Program

Establishing trainers locally is a cornerstone of TSA. Each TSA program will leave behind newly certified experts who will carry on the trainings in their area while receiving ongoing support from TSA and contributing to the sustainability and cost effectiveness of an ongoing training program.

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Tell Us Your Training Needs

The Trail Stewardship Academy has created a survey to identify trail training and program development survey of the partners in the area where the training will occur.

Take the Survey