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Daye Cooper - Level Three Guide

Available For Hire

Contact Me:

daionisio@hotmail.com


Profile:

I am available as a Level 3 Guide to step in to one or more programs in summer 2020. Please contact me to inquire.

I am a Clinical Counsellor and SKGABC Level 3 Guide, with over 15 years (1000 days) of professional wilderness guiding experience working with youth and adults on leadership, recreational, and educational programs.

Areas paddled:
Johnstone Strait, Broughton Archipelago, Nootka Sound, Strathcona Park, Clayoquot Sound, Barclay Sound, Southern Gulf Islands, Sunshine Coast, Howe Sound, and the Discovery Islands.

My academic and professional background includes:
- MA, Counselling Psychology
- MA, Anthropology -- 2010
- Canadian Outdoor Leadership Training -- 2010

I am also the owner/operator of Mental Health Wilderness First Aid and available to provide trainings, consultation, and debriefing to individuals and organizations.
www.mentalhealthwildernessfirstaid.ca


Ongoing Professional Development

SKGABC Executive Director 2015-2019

Owner-operator, Mental Health Wilderness First Aid

SKGABC Exchanges:

  • SKGABC Virtual Exchange 2020 - Zoom
  • SKGABC Fall Exchange 2019 - Sooke
  • SKGABC Spring Exchange 2019 - Haida Gwaii
  • SKGABC Fall Exchange 2018 - Tofino
  • SKGABC Spring Exchange 2018 - Victoria
  • SKGABC Fall Exchange 2017 - Strathcona Park Lodge
  • SKGABC Spring Exchange 2017 - Gabriola Island
  • SKGABC Fall Exchange 2016 - Pender Island
  • SKGABC Spring Exchange 2016 - Lund
  • SKGABC Spring Exchange 2015 - Sooke
  • SKGABC Spring Exchange 2012 - Victoria
  • SKGABC Spring Exchange 2007 - Skookumchuck

Other trainings: 

  • Pacific Paddling Symposium - 2017
  • Pacific Paddling Symposium - 2016
  • Bamfield Marine Sciences Centre for Guides weekend - Spring 2016
  • SKGABC Level 3 Guide Exam - Spring 2013
  • Canadian Outdoor Leadership Training - 2010
  • SKGABC Assistant Guide (Level 2) Course and Exam - Spring 2005
  • SKGABC Day Guide (Level 1) Course and Exam - Spring 2004