The Importance of Proper Staff Training and the Establishment of Standards from a Risk Management Perspective
Speakers: Russel Tanner, Katherine MacKeigan, Rob Campbell
This panel session provided insights into the importance of proper staff training and industry standards within recreation and parks environments. Three perspectives were provided including human resources and training, fitness and exercise programming and accreditation and procedures and signage within aquatic facilities. Presenters from the Alberta Association of Recreation Facility Personnel, the Provincial Fitness Unit of Alberta and the City of Edmonton each introduced their own unique perspectives on this topic.
Presentation from the 2014 Alberta Recreation and Parks Association Annual Conference and Energize Workshop