Ian Sherrington, ACMG (aHG, CGI1), CANSI(2), CAA(1), PMBI(1)

Administrative title: Program Coordinator, Ecotourism and Outdoor Leadership

Academic title: Associate Professor 

MA Leadership and Training, Royal Roads University
BPE (Outdoor Pursuits), University of Calgary

Contact Information
Office: U243R
Email: isherrington@mtroyal.ca
Phone: 403.440.6510


With a focus on Outdoor Leadership, Ian has taught in the ETOL Program for over 20 years. He holds numerous professional certifications within the outdoor sector and has been involved in the formation of the Outdoor Council of Canada. He has sat as the Chair of the Curriculum Development Committee of this organization for the past 8 years.

Areas of Instruction

  • Leadership Theory and Practice
  • Outdoor Leadership (Various activities, terrain, and seasons)
  • Field Schools (Norway and Baffin Island)

Relevant Community Service

  • Chair — Outdoor Council of Canada Curriculum Development Committee
  • Risk Management Committee — Enviros