Wakulla Chamber Sponsoring Two Full Green Guide Scholarships for Fall Class

The Wakulla Chamber of Commerce is offering two one – time FULL scholarships for the fall Green Guide Course, funded from proceeds of our annual low country boil fundraiser.

Course Description:

The 90-hr certification course, mixed with both classroom and field trip experiences, is designed for job seekers looking for employment in a nature-based field, entrepreneurs  interested in starting a nature-based business, or those who want to learn more about the North Florida environment for personal enrichment.

Course Objectives:

  • Provide educational experiences on North Florida ecosystems
  • Equip potential guides with the knowledge to provide environmentally and socially responsible nature-based experiences to clients
  • Educate business owners and employees on resource sustainability
  • Provide accurate and up-to-date information for natural resource conservation best practices
  • Create a nature-centered network of guides and program participants

When:

The course start date is September 2, 2014 with an end date of November 4, 2014.

The deadline for applying  for the scholarship award is  4 pm Tuesday, July 15th. Please see application for details.

If you would like to learn more about the  Green Certification Course  or to apply for the scholarship contact Kathie Mackie (850) 922-6290 or mackiek@tcc.fl.edu.

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Wakulla Chamber of Commerce Green Guide Scholarship Application

 

On May 8, 2014, posted in: Other by
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