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Likin’ Lichens – Feb. 18-20

Great Smoky Mountains Institute at Tremont 9275 Tremont Road, Knoxville, TN, United States

Lichens have captivated humans for a long time. These mysterious and diverse organisms have a fascinating life history, and they serve as a habitat for other bizarre organisms — including the beloved tardigrades, or water bears! During this field-based course, you’ll spend the weekend delving into the enchanting world of lichens, learning their basic ecology, identification, […]

Wilderness Emergency Medical Responder – Jan 7-14

Great Smoky Mountains Institute at Tremont 9275 Tremont Road, Knoxville, TN, United States

Presented in partnership with Roane State Community College Continuing Healthcare Education and meets the Tennessee Emergency Medical Services standards and National Registry standards for first responder training. Upon completion of this course, participants will be eligible for national testing, which must be completed separately at a certified testing center, and will also be qualified for […]

Wilderness Emergency Medical Responder Refresher – Jan 26-28

Great Smoky Mountains Institute at Tremont 9275 Tremont Road, Knoxville, TN, United States

This program provides a comprehensive review of wilderness medical information and skills while satisfying the requirements to renew certification in Emergency Medical Responder on the National Registry. Register online.  

Skills for Sharing Nature at Tremont – Feb 16-18

Great Smoky Mountains Institute at Tremont 9275 Tremont Road, Knoxville, TN, United States

During this weekend-long course, we will spend our time exploring ways to interpret the world, while engaging and inspiring others with the great outdoors. In this course, you will hone your ability to develop and facilitate engaging experiences in nature, help others find meaning in their experiences, and tease out relevance when engaging with any […]

Springtime in the Smokies Photography Workshop at Tremont – April 12-15

Great Smoky Mountains Institute at Tremont 9275 Tremont Road, Knoxville, TN, United States

This course covers the use of light, composition, and equipment to capture beautiful mountain landscapes, intimate stream scenes, fascinating textures, native wildlife, and brilliant sunrises. Throughout the weekend, we’ll focus on fieldwork, visiting scenic spots around Foothills Parkway, the Elkmont historic area, and Cades Cove before the gate opens to the public. As the only […]

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