Association of Outdoor Recreation and Education - Event Information

Event Name:NOLS Risk Management Training @ Seattle, Washington
Event Type(s):Risk Management

In the NOLS Risk Management Training, you are given a framework from which to evaluate your own program's risk management plan based on the following areas of risk management: 
  1. Risk management oversight: 1) Who in your organization is responsible for various components of risk management, and do they know it? 2) How are you making sure that you get external input into your risk management practices?
  2. Core curriculum: How to be sure that your activities are in line with your mission statement, and therefore the risk involved is "justified."
  3. Administrative Process:
    • Marketing
    • Participant materials
    • Participant agreements
    • Health Review
    • Subcontractors
    • Employee Policies
  4. Staff Training and Program Management: How risk is managed ON your programs
  5. Emergency Planning
You will go through a series of exercises and you will be able to ask questions that are pertinent to your specific program and pertinent industry practices. The training culminates in an in-depth emergency scenario. You will leave the training having written a 10-step personalized action plan. 
Event Date:3/5/2019 - 3/6/2019
Event Time:9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. each day
Location:REI Seattle
222 Yale Ave North
Seattle, WA 98109

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Contact Person:NOLS Risk Services
(phone: 307-335-2222)
Details:The course description (including agenda) is available here
Tuition: $650 (10% discount for NOLS grads)
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