Mohawk College General Elective: Therapeutic Adventure Programming


This 3 day, highly experiential course will introduce participants to therapeutic adventure programming as a means to explore a variety of individual and group-based learning outcomes. Participants of this course will be challenged to face perceived limits and explore the complexities of working effectively in team situations as both a personal growth and an educational opportunity.

Topics to be explored through adventure learning include:

  • Group/Personal Trust Development
  • Enhanced Participant Resiliency/ Coping Skills
  • Improved Communication Skills
  • Problem Solving Strategies
  • Personal and Group Challenges
  • Judgment and Decision Making Skills
  • Group Cooperation Skills
  • Leadership Development
  • Self Esteem & Personal Skills
  • Evaluation of Comfort/Growth Zones

Spring Course Session: April 28-30, 2017

Summer Course Session: August 11-13, 2017

This ACHIEVE Course may be used as a general elective towards any program of studies.  Students must provide their own transportation to South River and arrive by 1:00 p.m. on Friday.  Six full meals are included.  Departure is at 1:00pm on Sunday.  Register early by clicking HERE. For more information, contact Mohawk College at or 1-844-767-6871