• Engineering
  • Published 1998

Risk Management and Outdoor Education: a practical approach to ensuring positive outcomes

@inproceedings{Parkin1998RiskMA,
  title={Risk Management and Outdoor Education: a practical approach to ensuring positive outcomes},
  author={Danny Parkin and Genny Blades},
  year={1998}
}
Adventure, risk and challenge are often used to develop participants personal and leadership qualities during an outdoor education program. The exposure of participants to adventure, risk and challenge may also put them into contact with hazards that may cause negative program outcomes or result in participant or leader injury. Stress, injury and serious harm are all outcomes of an outdoor education program that has not been planned and conducted safely. Program hazards may be a result of an… CONTINUE READING

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