The annual Wilderness Risk Management Conference (WRMC) is a collaboration between NOLS, Outward Bound, SCA, and the
Date Posted: Dec 10, 2020
Date Posted: Dec 06, 2020
For clear reasons, we have invested in the development of systematic approaches to risk management in outdoor programming.
Date Posted: Sep 27, 2020
Reb Gregg Award recipient Sara Souza, who leads the University of California’s Center of Excellence for Field Safety, speaks with Steering Committee member Steve Pace on what inspires her work, and supporting a culture of risk management.
Date Posted: Sep 13, 2020
This year's virtual Wilderness Risk Management Conference provides an opportunity to network and learn from experts and peers across the outdoor industry.
Date Posted: Oct 31, 2017
Poster and resource handout from Poster Session at the 2017 Wilderness Risk Management Conference. Download PDF files for full posters.
Date Posted: Oct 22, 2017
at the 2016 Wilderness Risk Management Conference Bruce Palmer presents on how to deal with communication during a crisis in the age of fast paced social media. Bruce is the admission and marketing director for the National Outdoor Leadership School in Lander, Wyoming.
Date Posted: Feb 19, 2017
Attend the Wilderness Risk Management Conference (WRMC) and gain practical risk management skills, network with others in the industry, share field and administrative techniques, and help develop risk management standards for the adventure and education industries.
Date Posted: Oct 17, 2016
The 2016 Wilderness Risk Management Conference was held October 12-14 in Salt Lake City, Utah. Over 420 participants from the US, Canada, and across the globe came for this annual gathering of outdoor professionals focusing on risk management.
Date Posted: Oct 13, 2016
This is the PowerPoint from a presentation from the 2016 Wilderness Risk Management Conference.
Date Posted: Jul 04, 2016
Outward Bound incident data indicates that random chance has a greater effect on overall incident rates than factors such as training or the technicality of the program activities.