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The RASM Risk Level Quantifier is a simple Excel Spreadsheet that allows you to configure different Risk Management Probability Levels and Severity Levels to determine the Risk Level. This ia a...
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Outdoor School for All! Diverse Programming and Outcomes in Oregon is a participatory evaluation effort building understanding and knowledge about current outdoor school programming and its intended...
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This presentation is on the Risk Assessment and Safety Management model or RASM presented at the 2019 NIRSA Conference. This model is designed to provide your organization and your staff with a real-...
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How to do manage food planning for over 800 people? At Princeton University we send over 800 students out on 75 trips for our 5-day outdoor orientation program. We use a pre-planned menu approach (...
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This is an interactive pdf file that provides an overview of disasters and disaster medicine. It provides a context for people seeking to provide help during disasters and for those who know they are...
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Emergent findings in social psychology point to the limitations of cognition and rationality; decision-making, it turns out, is highly over-rated. What this means for us: a focus on non-normal,...
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One of the things that we have been working on at Princeton is a Strategic Plan for the Outdoor Action Program. As part of the process we are trying to define what exactly we do in the context of our...
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Article from the 2006 Wilderness Risk Management Conference Proceeding from the Wilderness Risk Management Conference Web site - www.nols.edu/wrmc Reprinted with permission. Register for the upcoming...
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This is the Food and Menu Planning chapter from the Outdoor Action Program Leader's Manual from Princeton University. You are free to use this material in your program in any noncommercial setting....
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A great resource from Albuquerque Academy,
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Experiential education curriculum for secondary schools from Albuquerque Academy.
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Article from the 2005 Wilderness Risk Management Conference Proceedings from the Wilderness Risk Management Conference Web site - www.nols.edu/wrmc Reprinted with permission. Register for the...
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