Type: Media
Date Posted: Aug 06, 2014
The Risk Assessment and Safety Management Model (RASM) by Rick Curtis has been presented at national and international conferences including the Wilderness Risk Management Conference and the Association for Experiential Education Conference.
Type: Document
Date Posted: May 26, 2014
Article from the 2006 Wilderness Risk Management Conference Proceeding from the Wilderness Risk Management Conference Web site - www.nols.edu/wrmc Reprinted with permission.
Type: Article
Date Posted: May 13, 2013
Jewish Students and Shabbat Keeping the Jewish Sabbath on Wilderness Trips
Type: Article
Date Posted: May 12, 2013
Download a Copy of the Food Planner Spreadsheet
Type: Article
Date Posted: May 12, 2013
Outdoor programs spend a great deal of time and resources to reduce risk. Things ike staff training, equipment checks, participant screening. Much of this happens before a trip goes out and during the trip as instructors evaluate and manage risk for the group.
Type: Article
Date Posted: May 12, 2013
As a business development advisor to experiential learning and challenge course programs I spend a lot of time thinking about what it takes to communicate the value of experiential programs to prospective customers.
Type: Article
Date Posted: May 12, 2013
The answer to these questions always intrigue me. For some programs, the idea of growth inspires well-intentioned concerns of appearing greedy and honest worries that growth could undermine an organization’s fundamental mission.
Type: Article
Date Posted: May 12, 2013
This article is designed to provide a short outline of the areas that should be evaluated in order to develop a comprehensive Safety Management Program for your organization. [Note: A number of legal issues are referred to in this article.
Type: Article
Date Posted: May 12, 2013
The concept of risk management is one that has to encompass the whole of your program, from the first day of planning a new activity through the last piece of gear that is put away when the trip is over.
Type: Article
Date Posted: May 12, 2013
In an industry that prides itself in the ability to proactively manage risk, it is essential for us to utilize multiple approaches to gather, analyze, and incorporate risk management information into our programs.