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Risk and Rink Program

Here is your chance to attend a practical workshop to learn about the liabilities and risks associated with indoor and outdoor rinks and the steps you can take to implement solid risk management programs for your arena.

Using many examples of real liability losses and injuries, Doug drives home the need for written policies and procedures and provides same at this session.

Topics discussed will include

    • Facility Concerns and Inspections.
    • Helmet Use by staff, public skaters and figure skaters.
    • Alcohol Use - should you really care?
    • Insurance coverage
    • Codes of Conduct
    • Enhanced User Agreements.
    • Open discussion on local issues/concerns.

    Sample comments from previous sessions

    "Surpassed all my expectations...this was great!"

    "Just a great workshop...excellent presentation and resource material"

    “I attended one of your sessions a few years back. I’m sure glad I came again!”

    About the Presenter

    Doug Wyseman has worked in the public sector as risk manager for a large Canadian municipality and in the private sector with insurers of the public sector. His experience includes advising on claims for the Canadian Amateur Hockey Association and the development of risk management programs for municipalities from Honolulu to Halifax. Doug is a former member of the Board of Directors of the Canadian Parks and Recreation Association and is an Associate in Risk Management in the Insurance Institute of America and is a Certified Insurance Professional with the Insurance Institute of Canada.

    Target Audience

    This workshop will benefit all staff from parks, community centres, and other service providers including directors, commission members, supervisors and volunteers.

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    Course Fee

    Member Price – $89 +GST / Non Member Price – $119.00 +GST

    Be added to the wait list

    If you sign up for BOTH the managing winter risk and Risk & Rink program. Member Price – $75 +GST / Non Member Price – $100 +GST per course

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