Journey Program

What is the Journey Program?

This is a hands on Instructor Course providing the opportunity for you to excel as a leader and to become competent in taking the role as a Quest Instructor. The focus will be on Adventure Programming.

What is Adventure Programming?

Experiential Education trips for students and community members ranging from kayaking, rafting, backpacking, hiking, caving, rock climbing, cross country skiing and so much more! You will learn the entire process of logistical planning, leading, and organizing debriefs for the Adventure Programs.

Can I apply?

All Bloomsburg University students are eligible to apply. All majors, all types of leaders, introverted or extroverted are welcome. No previous outdoor experience is necessary.

What certifications will I receive?

  • NOLS WM Wilderness First Aid – Nationally recognized 16 hour wilderness first aid course.
  • GEP Point – Citizenship Point for Bloomsburg University

How will this benefit me?

This is an opportunity to be challenged, both mentally and physically. To grow in every way possible, propelling you in whatever career you will pursue. There are not many opportunities in life that provide you with the platform to understand human interactions and dynamics that translate into the workplace. All lessons learned during your time in this course can be applied to your personal and professional future. Thus, allowing you to understand how to process, make decisions, to take on challenges with confidence, and to speak and act with intention.

How many people are you accepting into Journey?

A maximum of 10 student leaders.

What are the dates?

  • Sunday October 27th 9-3 PM
  • Monday October 28th 6-8 PM
  • Sunday November 3rd 9-3 PM
  • Monday November 4th 8 – 11 PM
  • November 8th – 10th
  • Monday November 18th 6-8 PM
  • November 22nd – 24th
  • Monday December 9th
  • Monday January 27th 6 – 8 PM
  • Monday February 3rd 6 – 8 PM
  • February 7th – 8th
  • February 15th 9-5 PM
  • Individual One-on-One meetings

When is the deadline to apply? Monday September 30th

What is the fee? $440.00

How do I apply?

Journey Application

Email quest@bloomu.edu for more information.