Activities and resources for schools
and outdoor/experiential professionals
and participants in the workshop
"Assessing and Improving Safety Culture on Outdoor and Experiential Programs"
from the Northwest Association of Independent Schools
Fall Educators Conference, October 8, 2021
Scroll down for activities and resources on organizational culture and its effect on risk management.
Welcome! Here are activities and resources for exploring concepts in safety culture.
Safety Culture Lecture Presentation Video
Click to watch. Or, view directly on YouTube at: https://youtu.be/G2ZURoL_P24
Safety Culture Skit 1: Lightning strike at campsite
Click to watch. Or, view directly on Youtube at: https://youtu.be/Oj3Wf-aUWYU
Safety Culture Skit 2: A break from hiking
Click to watch. Or, view directly on Youtube at: https://youtu.be/Fe12Is6qbfs
Safety Culture Skit 3: Driving while fatigued
Click to watch. Or, view directly on Youtube at: https://youtu.be/vVoB7Upn0cQ
Safety Culture self-assessment: an self-evaluation of safety culture at your organization
Click here to take the survey.
Strategic Improvement Plan
Click here to download a blank Strategic Improvement Plan template for developing a priority list and action strategy for sustaining positive safety culture at your organization. Complete the fillable form and use with your colleagues to enhance safety culture at your school or program.
Other resources that may be of interest:
Viristar Risk Management Services information
Risk Management for Outdoor Programs: A Guide to Safety in Outdoor Education, Recreation and Adventure textbook