This free online course explains recreation management on public conservation land with the goal of getting more people participating in the outdoors.

What's the course about?

It covers what DOC manages, why we manage recreation and how we work with others to meet people's recreation needs.

Who is it for?

The course is for anyone who is interested in recreation management, including:

  • The public/visitors
  • Students
  • Councils
  • Industry bodies and businesses
  • Community groups
  • DOC staff

Do I need to register?

If you are planning to attend a DOC field based course you should register your details. Otherwise you don't have to register, but it would be helpful for us to know why you're doing the course.

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