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The Interpreting Climate Change virtual course provides an overview of the practical knowledge and skills that will enable interpreters to develop effective, engaging programming for both natural and cultural sites.
This free, self-paced, online class uses eight lessons containing videos and exercises to present simple rules of style that improve written communication.
Join a panel to learn how employees and partners at Castillo de San Marcos NM make the NPS an educational leader in their community.
The Eppley Institute for Parks & Public Lands is offering an online certificate program aimed at helping professionals establish a strong foundation in the physical and programmatic components of accessibility compliance. During the four-unit course, participants will explore various components of disability and accessibility, access, and standards and guidelines for accessible design. Each of the
This course will help volunteers, partners, and employees of parks and recreation agencies prepare for an active shooter situation.
This training opportunity enables NPS employees to learn about the features and functions of Office 365, the new email and collaboration system replacing Google.
Through this web-based training, OPM covers the essentials of managing teleworkers.
Learn on-boarding information, tools, and resources to help enhance your new employee's performance, commitment, & job satisfaction.
This 1-hour interactive webinar provides on-boarding resources new NPS employees need to be successful in their new NPS career.
This course teaches you strategies for teleworking efficiently, staying "plugged in" to the office, and managing your interactions with co-workers and customers.
This online module is a refresher course for NPS Agreements Technical Representatives to maintain their current ATR certification.
In this course, you will learn about the ideas that formed and transformed the NPS, the people who supplied those ideas, and the laws that shaped the NPS.
This course addresses monitoring goals and methods and weighing the costs associated with gathering precise and accurate data from monitoring efforts.
This course discusses the basis of lightscape resource management, including the threats and principles for management of night sky in wilderness.
This course presents guidelines and current policies managers can follow when managing threatened and endangered species in wilderness.
This course covers sounds versus noises in acoustical environments in wilderness and identifies threats and strategies for addressing soundscape management.
This course covers monitoring soil and water resources, management and mitigation and restoration of impacts on soil and water in wilderness.
The purpose of this course is to acquaint you with the contents of the Wilderness Act of 1964 and its application in managing a wilderness area.
This course explores the four most important principles of managing wilderness. The stories and case studies are based on real situations.
This course covers managing paleontological resources found in wilderness, including defining paleontological resources, stewardship, and law and policy.
This course provides an in-depth look at the inventory and monitoring process associated with paleontological resources in wilderness resources.
This course covers evaluating proposals for scientific activity in wilderness related to paleontological resources while preserving wilderness character.
This course explains the legal basis for managing air quality in wilderness and the various issues involved for management.
This course presents the legal foundation for managing natural resources in wilderness and addresses the myths and realities of wilderness management.
This course will discuss the qualities of wilderness character and the dilemmas in keeping wilderness natural yet untrammeled.After completing this course, you should be able to:Describe and differentiate the natural and untrammeled qualities of wilderness characterExplain the dilemma that might exist in trying to preserve these two qualities while managing resources in wildernessRecognize the influences on making management decisionsApply a 4-step process for making natural resource restoration decisions that optimized both the natural and untrammeled qualities of wilderness character