HFGL 682 Florida Keys to Brazil Leadership Semester - Florida Keys
February 17-April 25, 2016
This thrilling 85-day international leadership semester takes students into the heart of the wild: from the backcountry of the Florida Keys to the frontiers of central Brazil.
A series of distinctive expeditions traverse some of the Americas’ most beautiful and unique wilderness areas – and offer breathtaking learning opportunities every step of the way. Learn skills for sailing, wilderness medicine, mountain trekking, river canoeing, whitewater rescue, lifeguarding, service projects, rural homestays and canyoneering. Through careful instruction, hands-on trainings and intensive skills clinics, you’ll master the craft of wilderness leadership and travel. Earn Wilderness First Responder (WFR), Leave No Trace Trainer, Swiftwater Rescue Technician and American Red Cross Waterfront Lifeguarding certifications along the way.