By the time you have completed our training program; home study prep-course and 4 weeks of intense hands on training, then and only then will we and you know that you have what it takes to qualify for employment. Our methods of training * meaning, being very thorough & Professional* is exactly the type any big game hunting outfitter here in the Rockies are looking for when it comes time for them to hire. They are looking for students who have been seriously trained working with the horses and mules and that is exactly what we do.
At ELM Outfitters & Guides Training Program we continue to maintain a 100% placement assistance record for all of our qualified graduates who were seeking employment. For over 5 decades we have kept in constant contact with outfitters, keeping up with what their employee needs are for each hunting season. Upon your successful graduation from an ELM-Endorsed Guide School, you will be given solid job leads with Top Reputable Outfitters right here in the Heart of the Rocky Mountains. Throughout your training we monitor your progress very closely, working to match your skills and qualities with the specific needs of an Outfitter. With the excellent leads you will receive It will be up to you the student to follow through with the contacts. This is very important as the outfitter wants to hear directly from “you” the student
There is an ample supply of employment opportunities as our students are much sought after. Outfitters continue to keep us at the top of their list as they know the quality of training our students are given. However, there is no written or implied guarantee of future employment given by ELM.