All COP leaders must be approved by their Activity Leaders and must have minimum activity-oriented leader training
including the Risk Management and paperwork sections of the Trip Leaders Manual .
Leaders of extended trips must attend the full Leader Training offered by the COP Office unless exempted by the Board .
Usually held on Saturdays 10AM - 6PM, no classes currently scheduled
COP Leader Training covers: Risk Management, Paperwork & COP Policies, Trip Planning, Participant Screening and Leadership. Cost is $15 for the day and includes lunch. Please bring $15.00 in cash, exact change, to class. You must be a member of COP to take this class. Registration deadline is 11:59pm, Wednesday, December 5th.
To register: Click here: Leader Training Class email: Columbus Outdoor Pursuits, or Call 614.442.7901
Usually held on a weekday evening, 7PM - 9:30PM. no classes currently scheduled
Been a while since you took leader training? Please join us for an evening to make sure we are all on the same page. We’ll review the Risk Management, paperwork and COP Policies, and discuss issues that effect us as leaders out on the roads, trails, and waters.
Bike Leader Training
February ?, 2014 - 9:00 – 1:00
This session is intended to help you with the practical aspects of leading a group ride. Topics will include legal and documentation requirements, laying out and marking routes, and handling people while on the ride. If you are considering being a COP ride leader you should attend. Current ride leaders are encouraged to attend to refresh your knowledge and to contribute to the discussion.