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Volunteer Training – Paddling Specific

Date : 07/23/2022 - 07/23/2022

Time: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Location: TBA

Cost: Free

Join us for a full day training specifically on adaptive paddling. Topics will include safety, risk management, basic paddling skills and strokes, rescues, games, and adaptive techniques. Please bring your own paddle-craft (canoe, kayak, sup) and appropriate gear. Loaner gear is available if pre-arranged. We will be in the water and getting wet so plan accordingly.

July 23, (location TBD but will be in Central Vermont)

9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Bring your own lunch, water, paddling gear

Contact Norm Staunton ( for details and to sign up.



To be a volunteer, you must have:

Completed a *NEW* Volunteer Application since 11/01/21

  1. Go to
  2. Any issues, contact Tom Alcorn (


Completed and passed a Background Check since 11/01/21 (Vermont Adaptive pays)

  1. Any issues, contact Tom Alcorn (


Obtained or maintained “SafeSport Trained” status (VT Adaptive pays)

  1. You can check your current status, do an annual refresher, or take additional training at
  2. Any issues, contact Tom Alcorn (


Completed 1 of the following (coming soon):

  1. “Full” 2022 Online Orientation (anyone who did not do it in the fall, edited for summer)
  2. “Summer Update” Online Orientation (anyone who did the fall version)


Completed 1 Day (Am/Pm, 5 hrs +/-) of In-Person Training by completing one or more of the following:

June 5, 9-4 – Mountain Bike Specific Volunteer Training, Killington Bike Park
June 11, 9 – 4- Burlington & Central Vermont Volunteer Training, Community Sailing Center
June 25 & 26 8 – 4:30- Wilderness First Aid (WFA) through SOLO w/ optional CPR, Mt Ellen
June 29, 4:45-6:15 pm Stop the Bleed, Bolton Nordic Center, free concert at Bolton after
June 30, 7-8:30 pm , Stop the Bleed, Sugarbush Mt Ellen


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