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Training Provider: Viristar

Course Sponsor:
AEE

Training Dates: Wed, Nov 11, 2020 to Wed, Dec 2, 2020
Risk Management for Outdoor Programs
Online Training Course for Outdoor Professionals
November 11 - December 2, 2020

Dates
November 11-December 2, 2020
Four live online sessions:
     Wednesday November 11, 11 am - 12 noon ET
     Wednesday November 18, 11 am - 12 noon ET
     Wednesday November 25, 11 am - 12 noon ET
     Wednesday December 2, 11 am - 12 noon ET
Independent individual and group work occur between live sessions.

​Outcomes

Gain critical knowledge of best practices in outdoor program risk management Learn...

Training Provider: Viristar

Training Dates: Sat, Nov 7, 2020 to Sat, Nov 28, 2020
Risk Management for Outdoor Programmes
Online Training Course for Outdoor Professionals
November 7 - November 28, 2020

Dates
November 7- 28, 2020. Four live online sessions:
    Saturday November 7
    Saturday November 14
    Saturday November 21
    Saturday November 28
Each session is one hour long. Session time (varies per participant time zone; example time zones below):
    11 am – noon Singapore/Beijing (UTC+8)
    1 pm – 2 pm Sydney AU (UTC+10)
    7 pm – 8 pm Los Angeles (UTC-8) (Friday)
Independent individual...

Training Provider: Viristar

Course Sponsor:
AORE

Training Dates: Sat, Oct 24, 2020 to Sat, Nov 14, 2020
Risk Management for Outdoor Programs
Online Training Course for Outdoor Professionals
October 24 - November 14, 2020

Dates
October 24 - November 14, 2020

Four live online sessions:
    Saturday October 24, 11 am - 12 noon ET
    Saturday October 31, 11 am - 12 noon ET
    Saturday November 7, 11 am - 12 noon ET
    Saturday November 14, 11 am - 12 noon ET
Independent individual and group work occur between live sessions.

​Outcomes

Gain critical knowledge of best practices in outdoor program risk management Learn procedures,...

Training Provider: NOLS

Training Dates: Tue, Dec 1, 2020 to Thu, Dec 3, 2020

How would you rate your risk management practices? This self-assessment tool can help you answer that question. Could you use some support?

In a NOLS Risk Management Training, you are given a framework from which to evaluate your own program's risk management plan. The framework is based on five areas of risk management: risk management oversight; core curriculum; administrative process; staff training and field risk management; and field support services and emergency planning. You will go through a series of exercises and you will be able to ask questions that are pertinent to...

Training Provider: NOLS

Training Dates: Tue, Oct 6, 2020 to Thu, Oct 8, 2020

How would you rate your risk management practices? This self-assessment tool can help you answer that question. Could you use some support?

In a NOLS Risk Management Training, you are given a framework from which to evaluate your own program's risk management plan. The framework is based on five areas of risk management: risk management oversight; core curriculum; administrative process; staff training and field risk management; and field support services and emergency planning. You will go through a series of exercises and you will be able to ask questions that are pertinent to...

Training Provider: Outdoor Leadership Program at Greenfield Community College

Training Dates: Fri, Sep 4, 2020 to Sat, Dec 12, 2020
Region: Northeast US

Trains students to the nationally recognized National Ski Patrol (NSP) standards of emergency medical care in a ski-resort environment for certification in OEC (Outdoor Emergency Care). Outdoor Emergency Care is a training program tailored to the nonurban rescuer. OEC primarily meets the training needs for a ski-resort environment; OEC also meets the training needs of other outdoor-based emergency care providers, including wilderness medical technicians, mountaineering guides, members of search and rescue groups, mountain bike patrollers, and parks and recreation employees. Mountain...

Training Provider: Outdoor Leadership Program at Greenfield Community College

Training Dates: Sun, Oct 4, 2020 to Thu, Oct 15, 2020
Region: Northeast US

Introduces the Professional Climbing Instructors Association (PCIA) instructor competencies and curriculum for institutional top rope rock climbing certification.  Topics include technical proficiency, selection of equipment, safety systems, site and group management, leadership and teaching approaches, curriculum development, and basic rock rescue.  Students participate in local and regional fieldtrips.

Training Provider: Outdoor Leadership Program at Greenfield Community College

Type: Kayaking
Training Dates: Tue, Sep 22, 2020 to Thu, Oct 1, 2020
Region: Northeast US

Introduces American Canoe Association (ACA) instructor competencies and curriculum for certification in kayak touring and coastal kayaking courses.  Topics include hazard assessment and safety, technical skills development, technical knowledge, decision-making and judgment, and instructional and leadership abilities in a coastal environment, including proficiency in rescues.  Students participate in pool session.  Students participate in local and regional fieldtrips, including a 5-day coastal kayaking expedition.

Training Provider: Outdoor Leadership Program at Greenfield Community College

Type: Canoeing
Training Dates: Mon, Sep 14, 2020 to Mon, Sep 21, 2020
Region: Northeast US

Introduces American Canoe Association (ACA) instructor competencies and curriculum for certification in canoe touring and river canoe courses.  Topics include hazard assessment and safety, technical knowledge and skills development, decision-making and judgement, instructional and leadership abilities in a river environment.  This course progresses from flatwater review through moving and whitewater up to class II-III.  Students participate in Advanced Swift Water Rescue training.  Students participate in regional field trips to area waterways.

 

 

Training Provider: Outdoor Leadership Program at Greenfield Community College

Training Dates: Sat, Nov 14, 2020 to Tue, Nov 24, 2020
Region: Northeast US

Introduces Association for Challenge Course Technology (ACCT) low and high ropes course competencies and curriculum for certification. Topics include adventure foundations, facilitation and technical skills, risk management, program design, delivery and evaluation. Students participate in regional field trips. Special Requirements: This course involves moderate to high physical activity and the ability to be active and in the outdoors for a full day in a remote, forested environment. Off-campus field trips. All students must submit the OLP Health History and Physical Examination...