GLPTI Opening Keynote Addresses Leadership Issues

The 64th annual Great Lakes Park Training Institute at Pokagon State Park in Angola, IN, began on Feb. 22, 2010 with a keynote session by Steve Wolter, Executive Director of the Eppley Institute for

Eppley Institute launches new website

The Eppley Institute for Parks and Public Lands has launched its new website.  Starting this week, visitors can access the Eppley site at to find out information about the Institute including course offerings,

Eppley Institute celebrates program launch with free e-courses

The Eppley Institute and the National Park Service have successfully launched a National Trainer Development Program. Read about it here. To celebrate the accomplishment and raise awareness for professionals to enhance their training skills,

Eppley announces grand opening sale for e-courses

To celebrate the launch of our new website, the Eppley Institute is offering a $10 discount coupon for one e-course of your choice if you enroll by April 1, 2010. Use coupon code LEARN2SAVE1001

National Trainer Development Program

Indiana University’s Eppley Institute for Parks and Public Lands has successfully launched the new National Trainer Development Program (NTDP) on behalf of the National Park Service (NPS), U.S. Department of Interior. The program has

Free Online Wilderness Training Courses Now Available

The Eppley Institute announces the revision and launch of six e-courses on wilderness stewardship and management produced in partnership with the Arthur Carhart National Wilderness Training Center: The Wilderness Act of 1964 Minimum Requirements Analysis

Phase II of Public Access Management Plan Completed

The Public Access Needs Assessment is the result of a collaborative project between the IDNR Lake Michigan Coastal Program and the Eppley Institute for Parks and Public Lands. The Needs Assessment provides recommendations for