Fall Leadership Program

Boston Chapter - Fall Leadership Program 2015

Spring ProgramOctober 6, 13, & 23-25

This program is for AMC members who are interested in organizing and leading Boston Chapter trips and activities. Participation in the program qualifies you to co-lead trips and activities for Hiking/Backpacking, Bike, Ski, Young Members, Forty Plus, Family Outings, Paddling and other Boston committees. The program consists of lectures, small group exercises and role-play scenarios spread over two evening sessions and one weekend session, with a follow-on session to organize actual trips. Topics include trip planning and trip organization, safety, leadership styles, and group dynamics. The program emphasizes experiential learning and decision making skills. Open to all AMC members with preference given to active AMC trip participants. 

The two evening sessions are held Tuesday, October 6th and Tuesday, October 13th from 6:45 pm - 9:30 pm at the AMC Cabot Auditorium, 4 Joy St., Boston, MA. The weekend session is held October 23-25 (beginning 7 pm on Friday and ending by 4 pm on Sunday) at Camp Lyndon, Sandwich, MA. You must attend all of these sessions to complete the program. The (optional, but highly encouraged) follow-on session to organize trips is Tuesday, October 27th. Program size is limited.

Cost is only $59, covers all materials, weekend lodging, 2 breakfasts and dinner, but not lunches.


After submitting your registration in REGI, you will be taken to a web page with links to an online application form and payment via PayPal. Your registration will not be processed until we receive your completed application form and payment, so please follow the instructions on that web page. 



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