CBEEN is pleased to host workshops, as well as support our members in hosting professional development workshops in their communities. Here are some upcoming opportunities:


Group Management Certification Course

Please note dates have changed – will now be late July or early August in Revelstoke

Cost: $275

What you’ll learn: How to to safely guide people on trails throughout the area, including proper pacing, risk management, trip preparation and other essential guiding techniques.
Instructor: Dave Holder – IGA Master Interpretive Hiking Guide

TO REGISTER: Contact 1-866-929-3539 or info@flexpeditions.com for more information or to register.

CBEEN is supporting one of our members in hosting these courses through our Workshop Bursary Program. CBEEN members will receive a discount.

Interpreter Certification Course

November 3-4, Kimberley

Cost: $95 for CBEEN Members / $220 for Non-members

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CBEEN is hosting this certification course as part of our Fall Gathering. This is suitable for all guides, interpreters and teachers wishing to gain a greater understanding of our local environment, and tools to engage and manage groups outdoors.

Includes a 1-year registration with the Interpretive Guides Association, course materials and a test. What you’ll learn: The natural and cultural history of the local region, interpretive tools & techniques. There will also be an interpretive prop making workshop (optional).

Please note: If you have done the Outdoor Council of Canada’s Group Management Course (CBEEN offered this last year) this is transferable to your Interpretive Guides Association Certification for Group Management.

Click here to register.