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posted Sep 5, 2018

Volunteers for Outdoor Colorado (VOC) Stepping Up Stewardship

VOC announces their Stepping Up Stewardship Toolkit: a first-of-its-kind, comprehensive set of resources specifically designed to help other groups and organizations start or expand their volunteer programs.

categories: training
tags: volunteers, maintenance, training

posted Aug 29, 2018

Federal Highway Administration Training Programs

The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), part of the US Department of Transportation, provides expertise, resources, and information to improve the nation's highway system and its intermodal connections. The Federal-Aid Highway Program provides financial assistance to the States to construct and improve the National Highway System, other roads, bridges, and trails.

categories: training
tags: training, recreational trails program (rtp)

posted Aug 28, 2018

College trails program funded by Duke Energy

categories: training
tags: education, training

posted Dec 30, 2019

Visitor and Trail Management Skills and Competencies

by American Trails Staff

Specific skills used in management of trails and greenways: facility management; urban trail and bike/ped management; visitor management.

categories: training
tags: training, skills, conflict

posted Dec 5, 2019

National Scenic and Historic Trails Training Needs Assessment

by Elvin Clapp with Bureau of Land Management

Survey of skills and competencies to assist in developing a national training strategy for National Scenic and Historic Trails

categories: training
tags: training, skills

posted Dec 5, 2019

Trail Planning Skills and Competencies

by American Trails Staff

Specific skills used in planning individual trails and greenways; identifying routes and experiences for park systems; developing plans for regional and statewide systems; developing goals and objectives for trail projects.

categories: training
tags: training, skills, planning

posted Dec 5, 2019

Program Administration Skills and Competencies

by American Trails Staff

Specific skills used in trails and greenways work: budgeting; developing costs; managing grants and finding programs; managing staff and volunteers; managing projects; identifying funding sources; working with a variety of funding; writing grant proposals;

categories: training
tags: training, skills

posted Dec 5, 2019

Organizational Development Skills and Competencies

by American Trails Staff

Specific skills used in development of organizations for trails and greenways work: creating and building a nonprofit organization; managing boards and staff; recruiting, training, and rewarding volunteers; managing finances and legal issues.

categories: training
tags: training, skills, management and operation

posted Dec 5, 2019

Trail Design Skills and Competencies

by American Trails Staff

Specific skills used in trails and greenways work: layout of trails; design for different trail activities; types of trails.

categories: training
tags: training, skills, trail design

posted Dec 5, 2019

Partnership and Collaboration Skills and Competencies

by American Trails Staff

Creating and maintaining partnerships; interagency project management; structuring agreements among partners; nurturing cooperation among a variety of recreation and conservation interests; planning trail systems across jurisdictional lines.

categories: training
tags: training, skills, partnerships

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posted Feb 26, 2020

TRAILSNext™

TRAILSNext™ Series - High energy, 18-minute presentations on trail innovation.

tags: trailsnext videos, training

posted Mar 19, 2018

Advancing Trails Webinar Series

​American Trails brings agencies, trailbuilders, advocates, and volunteers the latest in state-of-the-art information on all aspects of trails and greenways. Our webinars focus on very specific trail topics and usually include one to three presenters skilled on the topic.

tags: training, advancing trails webinar series, free webinar

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Get Outdoors Nevada

Las Vegas, Nevada

Get Outdoors Nevada, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, was formerly known as the Outside Las Vegas Foundation. The original organization was formed in 2000 by a group of passionate Nevada outdoor enthusiasts and commu...


21 N. Pecos Rd., Ste. 106, Las Vegas, Nevada 89101
(702) 997-3350 • [email protected]

New York State Recreation and Park Society

Saratoga Springs, New York

The New York State Recreation and Park Society is the leading professional membership organization dedicated to promoting quality recreation, parks opportunities, and engagement for all citizens of New York State through...


19 Roosevelt Drive, Suite 200, Saratoga Springs, New York 12866
(518) 584-0321 • [email protected]

Texas Recreation and Park Society (TRAPS)

Jonestown, Texas

Texas Recreation and Park Society advances the quality of life industry through Connections, Advocacy, Resources and Education (Care).


PO Box 5188, Jonestown, Texas 78645
(512) 267-5550 • [email protected]

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