Fundamentals of Risk Management

Fundamentals of Risk Management

 

Description

This training introduces the essential concepts any outdoor program needs in order to meet standards for risk management. 

 

Course Length

16 hours over two days

 

Audience

Program Managers, Risk Management officers, Risk Management/Safety Committee members, members of Boards of Directors, executive leadership

 

Objectives

  1. Provide an outline of the scope of risk management topics and issues for outdoor programs

  2. Provide an introduction to essential considerations in select outdoor program risk management topics

  3. Provide resources and guidance for further education and information

 

Sample Syllabus

  1. Overview of outdoor program risk management

  2. Attitude, Judgment, and Culture

  3. Risk Transfer

  4. Activities and Program Areas

  5. Staff selection, hiring and supervision

  6. Equipment management

  7. Participant screening and supervision

  8. Subcontractor management

  9. Incident reporting & management

  10. Transportation risk management

  11. Safety Reviews

  12. Incident Reviews

  13. Media Relations

  14. Documentation

  15. Standards, Accreditation & Regulation

 

Format

Experiential, hands-on format with case studies, presentations, and seminar-style discussions

 

Materials

Extensive written materials, including best practice standards, templates, sample procedures, and information on further resources, provided.

 

Certification

Certificate provided on successful completion of training program

 

Customization

Customized programs for groups with particular interests or needs are available on request.

 

Contact us for additional information or to request a Fundamentals of Risk Management for Outdoor Programs training for your organization.

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