Risk Management for Outdoor Programs

Two-day Training Course for Outdoor Professionals

Dates

February 21-23, 2020

 

Location

Taipei Taiwan ROC. 

Outcomes

  • Gain critical knowledge of best practices in outdoor program risk management

  • Learn procedures, systems and plans essential to meeting key outdoor safety standards

  • Understand how to apply successful risk management strategies to adventure programs, experiential education, wilderness expeditions, and outdoor trips

 

Topics

  • Risk Management Planning

  • Emergency and Incident Management

  • Equipment, Staff, and Program Areas

  • Activity Selection

  • Participant Management & Medical Screening

  • Transportation

  • Subcontractors

  • Risk Management Standards

  • Safety and Incident Reviews

  • Safety Culture & Systems Thinking

  • And Much More

 

Valuable for

Program Coordinators/Managers, Risk Management officers, Risk Management/Safety Committee members, members of Boards of Directors, executive leadership, Teachers leading or assisting outdoor programmes

Format

Hands-on experiential format including case studies, presentations, and seminar discussions. Extensive written materials provided, including best practice standards, templates, sample procedures, and information on further resources.

Certification

From Viristar Risk Management.  Valid for three years.

 

Trainers

Jeff Baierlein, Director, Viristar Risk Management; past Executive Director at Outward Bound USA. 

林政翰 Lin Cheng-han, Owner, Miasan Outdoor Center

Language

English with interpretation in Mandarin Chinese. Textbook available in traditional Chinese and English.

Registration

Register at https://miasan.com/event/riskman02212020/, or email inquiry@miasan.com. 

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