Thunder Bay • Orillia

Type B: Social Sciences - Risk Management in Outdoor Recreation

Outdoor Recreation 3312 Risk Management in Outdoor Recreation
Investigation of the nature and structure of risk in outdoor recreation and tourism. Addresses the theoretical and applied perspectives on the management of risk in programming, at facilities and in outdoor settings. Legal considerations for outdoor program delivery are examined, including liability, negligence, and waivers. Methods to identify and mitigate risk are addressed from the perspectives of leaders and organizations.
Credit Weight: 0.5
Prerequisite(s): Outdoor Recreation 2210
Offering: 3-0; or 3-0
Course Classifications: Type B: Social Sciences