Wilderness and Ranch Entrepreneurship Training

Vital entrepreneurial skills and real world challenges that teach you how to be an entrepreneur

Are you looking for an experience that allows you to disconnect from city life and reconnect to nature?

You want to master your life and your business?

Our Training

Our Wilderness and Ranch Entrepreneurship Training is the next level of our Wilderness and Ranch Management Training. We teach you how to be an entrepreneur by giving you the responsibility to direct and manage one of the subdivisions of our ranch. This rare opportunity fuels unmatched growth and development of your entrepreneurial skills by challenging you to manage real business situations in a real wilderness and ranch experience company. In each department, you will be challenged with unexpected scenarios facilitated by living in a remote wilderness location. These will test your problem-solving skills and will mean you need to be flexible and adaptable. A solution-orientated mindset, positive attitude and a responsible and initiative-taking mentality are intangible skills that you will need to thrive in this environment.

During this Wilderness and Ranch Entrepreneurship Training Program, you will

  • Discover first-hand what it takes to run a successful wilderness company and put those principles into practice

  • Develop your entrepreneurial skills through real world training

  • Learn about industry regulations and relevant associations and organizations

  • Learn how to promote a supportive, inclusive and empowering environment and market to guests who are looking to get involved in their trip, not just be catered for

  • Learn how to foster symbiotic business relationships with organizations, associations and other wilderness experience companies 

  • Identify and focus on target goals for your branch of the company

  • Learn how to be an entrepreneur who acts with definite purpose, instead of one who wastes time reacting to unimportant matters

  • Gain exposure to and experience in all facets of running a real company in the wilderness

  • Create a corporate environment that promotes clarity, responsibility, initiative and empowerment among your team members

  • Establish safety protocols to minimize the inherent risks of working in the wilderness

  • Navigating the challenging process of applying for and renewing all licences and permits associated with a wilderness experience company

  • Capitalize on marketing cycles and current trends in the industry

  • Work with international clientele and travel agents

Unique Skills

Our Entrepreneurship Training is incredibly effective because we don’t limit your education to the theory of running a business. Instead, we challenge you to draw upon everything you’ve learned throughout your Wilderness and Ranch Management Training and actually run a business. This is the kind of real world application that you can’t get from a university course, and it’s the cornerstone for success in any wilderness experience company.

Throughout your entrepreneurship training, you’ll benefit from the range of learning opportunities and experiences that are available at our wilderness experience company which owns and operates 16 unique programs: 

  • Wilderness Guide School Manager

  • ESL School Manager

  • Accommodation Rental Manager

  • Woodlot Logging Manager

  • Transportation Manager

  • Guest Ranch Manager

  • Products & Services Manager

  • Horse Pack Trips Manager

  • Snowmobiling Manager

  • Hiking Tours Manager

  • Wildlife Viewing Manager

  • Mountain Biking Manager

  • Backcountry Skiing Manager

  • Fishing Trips Manager

  • Bushcraft and Survival Manager

  • Guide Outfitter Manager

 

As the manager for one of these subdivisions, you will be responsible for ensuring that company-wide philosophy, stewardship of the land and sustainability initiatives continue to have a meaningful impact at every level.

And while this seems like a daunting task, you won’t have to “go-it-alone” like most first-time entrepreneurs. Instead, you will have the full support and extensive experience of our wilderness experience company as you learn how to be an entrepreneur. From the complex process of applying for government licences to the implementation of standardized operating procedures, we provide training and coaching in all aspects of running a wilderness experience business.

3 steps to your unforgettable training program

Talk with one of our mentor guides

You'll discuss the details & goals of your adventure

enjoy your wilderness adventure with us!

Leave the chaos of city life behind as you reconnect with nature and yourself

Leadership training inspired by nature

At every point throughout your entrepreneurship training, you will be building and refining your entrepreneurial skills. You will have the opportunity to implement innovative ideas and identify new goals that will take your entrepreneurship skills to the next level. Upon completion of your entrepreneurship training, you will have the required entrepreneurial skills and real world experience to build your own wilderness experience company. More importantly, you will possess the confidence, vision and determined purpose to lead your future company and your team through whatever challenges come your way. The opportunity to turn your entrepreneurial dreams into reality is yours for the taking. We have the experience, resources and connections to support your wilderness ambitions. If you are committed to your goals and ready to invest in yourself and in your future, then we invite you to join us. Take the first step by contacting us today.

5% of each training proram supports conservation efforts in the Chilcotin Ark

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5 Benefits of Nature that You Need now!

1. Reduces stress
2. Improves memory
3. Fights mental fatigue
4. Boosts creativity
5. Builds relationships