About the courseTo travel with your skills to the ends of the earth and back. To bring joy and happiness to those wanting to learn more about the world they inhabit. The Adventure Expeditions and Interpretive Leadership program will prepare you to share your love of nature and adventure full-time with careers in in a wide variety of industries. Youll manage authentic learning experiences that respect local ecological principles in their natural surroundings. To prepare you for the dynamic and complex eco-tourism industry, youll study marketing, and business strategies, along with ecological and science-based courses in flora and fauna, geology, adventure guiding, environmental interpretation and education, management of national and heritage of natural areas, and wilderness first aid. Youll graduate with a holistic view of the natural world, with knowledge of the conservation, tourism, and business sides of the eco-tourism industry. When finished the program, youll have the skills to develop and manage resorts, trails, and interpretive projects. Youll be able to design, deliver, and evaluate programs that will affect people deeply, and serve your passions for the earth in all of its wonder and beauty.
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AboutFanshawe is a comprehensive college serving the greater London region by providing flexible learning arrangements and experiential education opportunities developed in response to labour market needs. One of Ontarios largest colleges - with four campuses in London, Simcoe, St. Thomas and Woodstock - Fanshawe serves close to half a million people with a promise to educate, engage, empower and excite.
The college offers more than 200 degree, diploma, certificate and apprenticeship programs to 43,000 students each year, helping people unlock their potential and achieve success in a variety of disciplines including applied arts, business, health care, human services, hospitality and technology. Fanshawe also plays an important role in providing re-skilling and skill upgrading opportunities for mature learners through the design and delivery of custom training for federally and provincially sponsored trainees, community organizations, sectoral training councils and private sector employers in the business, health, industrial and services sectors. The college is about so much more than just going to school. It’s about getting out and discovering who students are and where they want to be while making some pretty amazing memories along the way. There more than 200 clubs & teams and hundreds of events happening around the year.
Known as the “Forest City” with over 200 parks and in a region surrounded by the world’s largest freshwater lakes, the college’s main campus consists of 19 buildings and 100 acres of stunning landscaped property, including three on-campus residence buildings and a CAD 25-million fitness and wellness centre. It is home to Budweiser Gardens, the sports and entertainment centre that draws the biggest names in music and sports, amazing arts, markets, theatre and night life.
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London Campus - Fanshawe College of Applied Arts and Technology
1001 Fanshawe College Boulevard, London, Ontario, N5Y 5R6Open in maps See all courses at this campus
London, Ontario is recognized in Canada and around the world as a centre for education and cutting-edge research. It’s also one of Ontario’s main business and cultural hubs, yet has a quality of life you can’t find in most large cities. Alongside state-of-the-art learning facilities, we feature nearly a dozen cafeterias and restaurants, four student residences, modern sports facilities, a fitness centre, bookstore, computer store and a lot more.