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    Backcountry Track

    Backcountry Track

    This is the generic track, designed for hiking or backpacking trips, including any ORC or backcountry NSO trip.

    To become certified at each level, you must complete and record all pre-requisites, courses, and experiences listed under that level. Record your courses and experiences on Summit, and then submit a request for level completion to receive your certification. See 'Who Can Lead What' for a description of what trips each level can lead. 

     Assistant Leader


    OE Leader Training

    Minimum CPR/First-Aid Certification 


    Participate on two CC Outdoor Ed trips (includes NSO or ORC trips) 

    Backcountry Leader


    Certified Assistant OE Leader


    Backcountry Leader Training

    Wilderness First Responder (WFR)


    Lead one overnight backcountry trip