2016 FC-FLIP SCHEDULE

  • Mid January - Applications Open
  • 15 March 2016 - Applications Close
  • Mid March - Skype interviews with top candidates
  • Late March - 2-3 top candidates per position are passed to mentors 
  • Early April - Early April - Mentors choose their interns
  • Mid April - All intern positions are filled 
  • Early May - Interns receive program materials
  • 30 May 2016 - Interns arrive in Silverton for orientation and training week 
  • 31 May - 04 June 2016 - Orientation and training week
  • 31 May 2016 - Program introduction and professional skills 
  • 01 - 02 June - Backcountry skills and safety, as well as, trail building with SCC. NOTE - We will be camping these dates.
  • 03 - 04 June - Wilderness First Aid, WFA, training in Silverton 
  • 06 June 2016 - Interns report to mentors 
  • 07-08 July 2016 - FC-FLIP Midterm gathering in Silverton 
  • 08 Aug 2016 - Final reports and presentations due
  • 12 Aug 2016 - FC-FLIP finale, public presentations, and celebration in Durango