Welcome to Talks with Travis! Travis Brown is one of our Instructor Trainers and will be hosting weekly conference calls about topics that will help you hone your skills instruction. Each week we will have a subject like working with kids, error detection and correction strategies, or incident response! Our development as an instructor doesn’t stop when you pass your certification course. Getting better at teaching and connecting with your participants is ever-changing. It can take time to develop the tools for becoming an incredible instructor and through these weekly meetings, we will be giving you some shortcuts to accelerate your growth and establish a strong community of Mountain Bike Instructors.

June 22, 2022

Week 1- Welcome to Talks with Travis and 10 Fundamentals Discussion

We will lay the groundwork for what these calls are intended to do a review, in-depth, of the 10 Fundamental Elements. 

June 29, 2022

Week 2- Working with Kids

This call is focused on how to keep kids engaged, energized, and motivated to keep honing their skills.

July 6, 2022

Week 3- Working with Adults

We will need to adjust our teaching strategies when working with adults just like with kids. This call will address some of the best strategies and things to be aware of when working with adults of various skill levels.