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A Practical Model for Managing Risks At Camp

Materials for a workshop on camp risk management theory and models

presented at the 

Western Camps Virtual Conference

October 12-14, 2021

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From the workshop A Practical Model for Managing Risks at Camp:

Part I

Self-Assessment: Use of Risk Management Models at Camp

Instructions for taking the self-assessment:  

  1. Click the link above to navigate to the survey.

  2. Fill in your name and the name of your organization.

  3. Answer each question be selecting a response from the drop-down menu:  Fully Met, Partially Met, Not Met, or Not Relevant.

  4. Cick the "Submit" button to submit your responses.

  5. Click the "Download PDF" button at the bottom of the results page to save a copy of your self-assessment results to your device.

Slide Presentation 1

Presentation in article format

Part II

Safety Culture Survey

Safety Culture video lecture presentation

Slide Presentation 2

Other resources that may be of interest:

Viristar Risk Management Services flyer

Risk Management for Outdoor Programs: A Guide to Safety in Outdoor Education, Recreation and Adventure textbook

Viristar Risk Management risk management training

Viristar education program development resources

Viristar Wilderness Medicine training

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