Outdoor Education at DM
Earn College Credit
Earn college credit for a wilderness expedition or internship. Discovery Ministries partners with institutions like Ozark Christian College to offer classes that earn credit towards graduation. DM Internships also qualify for credit with most institutions. Contact us for more info.
Interpersonal Skills Training
Our staff trains regularly in group dynamics and interpersonal skills. Leaders, managers, and educators of all kinds will benefit from a fresh look at vital aspects of group life, including conflict, personality profiles, group processing and more. Contact us to register you or your group for a training session.
Training modules include:
- MBTI Personality Profiles
- Experiential Teaching Techniques(Kolb, Kalisch)
- Reflective Listening(EMI)
- Group Processing(Ruddy and Jacobsen, Simpson Miller and Bocher)
- Group Dynamics(Tuckman, Kalisch).
Technical Skills Training
Our staff trains regularly in a wide variety of outdoor and adventure skills. If you want to build your personal competence in risk management and outdoor leadership, contact us for our training and certification schedule.
Regular trainings include:
- WMA Wilderness First Responder
- NCRC Cave Rescue
- NASAR Search and Rescue
- ACA Swift-Water Rescue
- NPS High-Angle Rescue