Wilderness Awareness & Bear Aware

From problem wildlife & bears, to harmful plants & insects, this course offers a wide range of information that will assist participants in handling most situations they may encounter in the outdoors.


  • Different types of bears & identifiers
  • Bear encounters
  • Bear attack preparedness
  • Bear attractant management
  • Bear deterrents (bear spray, bear bangs)
  • Prevention of bear problems
  • Problem wildlife (cougars, coyotes, foxes, bobcat, moose, deer, etc.)
  • Insects (ticks, spiders, etc.)
  • Poisonous plants


Upon successful completion students will have the ability to comprehend and successfully demonstrate all required skills.

Duration: Half-Day

Expiry: 3 years