In collaboration with Mountain Hardwear and guidance from Lila Leatherman at Lamella Consulting and Nikki Smith, this course offers a unique opportunity to learn in a queer and trans centered learning environment. From our SPI Provider to students, this course aims to create an entry point for future instructors and guides. We hope to continue to increase the visibility and mentorship of LGBTQIA2S+ guides and instructors, this is just a small piece of that puzzle.
This year, we will be furthering our partnership with Nikki Smith, athlete, photographer, and community leader, to facilitate a Friday evening community conversation during the three-day program.
The application is now OPEN
Ready to Apply? There are two main parts to this process:
*please note that you can apply for multiple programs via the scholarship application form, you will have an option to check off multiple programs.
This course is designed for anyone who identifies as a member of the LGBQTIA2S+ community.
The above prerequisites are absolute minimums. Without having at least this amount of experience you are unlikely to make best use of the training.
Yes, we will provide a full scholarship to six participants. Thank you to our sponsor, Mountain Hardwear, for providing these scholarships.
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