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Essentials in Aquatics Risk Management
PRESENTER: Diane Tyrrell, CCD
COST: ACA members $20; Nonmembers $40
Learn the essential how-to's in meeting the challenges of aquatics risk and program management, including critical essentials in supervision, skills verification, in service training, emergency response, accident prevention, risk assessment, and program management. This webinar will also explore the answers to some the most frequently asked aquatics management questions, as well as how to meet some of the most frequently missed ACA standards.
By the end of the webinar, participants will:
- Increase their ability to assess aquatics risk in their program.
- Increase knowledge in fundamental essential aquatics core management areas.
- Learn how to better manage, supervise, and train aquatics staff.
Diane Tyrrell, CCD has over 30 years experience and an extensive background in water safety, paddlesports, and aquatics risk management. She has over 20 years experience in the camp and youth development field, and is widely respected as an expert on aquatics risk management. She has been a speaker at multiple American Camp Association national and regional conferences. Diane maintains various Instructor Trainer level certifications and has worked with camps, municipalities, universities, and various youth organizations, including the Girl Scouts, Boy Scouts, YMCA, 4-H, and Special Olympics. Diane is the author of the book 101 Games & Activities for Canoes & Kayaks, contributed content to the American Red Cross Small Craft Safety and Lifeguard Management training curriculums, and provided content for the book Camp Waterfront Management by Cathy Scheder. Diane is the Director of Camp Motorsport and CEO of Frog Pond Aquatics, which offers certification training, management consulting, and risk assessment services.
Join now and save! If you’ve never been an ACA member before, join for free and receive all the benefits of ACA membership. If you need to renew your membership, we’re glad to help. Go to www.acacamps.org/membership or call us at 800-428-2267.
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