National Scenic and Historic Trails Management Course of Study

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This course of study explores the management of national scenic and historic trails on Bureau of Land Management-managed land.
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This course of study is designed to help Bureau of Land Management employees learn more about the management of national scenic and historic trails.

This course of study is self-paced allowing you flexibility in the time needed to complete the modules. You decide the order and progression you’d like to take, allowing you to revisit and review sections in greater depth as needed. You may also complete only the modules you need, rather than the entire course of study.

Elements of the course of study:
  • Informational text
  • Engaging videos
  • Real-life examples and case studies
  • Links to resource manuals and documents
  • Interactive practice activities
  • Informal assessment quizzes
  • Final assessments
  • Certificates of Completion for each module, as well as an overall Certificate of Completion for the Course of Study

Following each module, you will complete an assessment which requires you to demonstrate your understanding of key course concepts. Upon successful completion of the assessment, you will be awarded an electronic certificate of completion. If you successfully complete all seven modules, you will be awarded an electronic course of study certificate of completion.

Course Outline

The modules included in this course of study are:

  • Module 1: National Trails Foundations
  • Module 2: Conducting Inventories
  • Module 3: Creating a Corridor
  • Module 4: Proactive Management
  • Module 5: Assessing Impacts
  • Module 6: Monitoring the Trail
  • Module 7: Records and Data
Course Objectives

After completing all seven modules in this course of study, participants should be able to:

  1. Describe the National Trails Program and its foundations.
  2. Discuss the process for conducting inventories to determine the condition of resources, qualities, values, and associated settings, and the primary use or uses of a national trail.
  3. Explain how to establish a national trail management corridor through the land use planning process.
  4. Discuss the importance of managing national trail areas.
  5. Describe impacts to national trail resources, qualities, values, and associated settings, and the primary use or uses of national trail areas.
  6. Describe how to monitor conditions on national trail resources, qualities, values, and associated settings, and the primary use or uses, the effects of decision implementation, and new and emerging issues.
  7. Explain how to apply data management standards, and establish and maintain records.
Prerequisites

There are no required prerequisites for this course of study.

Frequenly Asked Questions

Aside from an internet connection, what resources will I need for the course?

No additional resources are required for this course.

Will I get a certificate after completing the course?

Yes! All courses include a final assessment to evaluate your understanding of key course concepts. A certificate of completion will be offered to you if you complete the assessment with a score of 80% or higher. You will earn a certificate of completion for a certificate program after completing all program assignments and the assessments with a score of 80% or higher.

Why should I take this course?

Each Eppley e-course is designed collaboratively among experienced instructional designers, subject matter experts, and our partner organizations and institutions. The course curriculum includes current information and best practices in the field and is recognized by national leaders in parks, recreation, and land management. Not only will this course benefit your career by expanding your knowledge base, but it will also enhance your application and problem-solving skills.

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