Managing any type of aquatic space can be a unique and challenging experience. In this webcast, the presenter will provide an overview of the five main topics that must be considered in order to manage a safe and successful aquatic environment: basic principles, personnel and training, risk management, programming, and maintenance.
About the Presenter
Dr. William Ramos is an assistant professor in the Department of Recreation, Park, and Tourism Studies at Indiana University and supervises his department’s aquatics minor. He has worked in the aquatics management field for over 20 years and serves as a member of the American Red Cross Scientific Advisory Council.
This webcast was conducted through online conferencing software and captured for future viewing. This webcast includes a digital recording of the presentation and a download of the presentation.
To be awarded an electronic certificate of completion for attending or viewing this webcast, you must successfully complete a brief assessment to demonstrate your understanding of key course concepts.
Be able to:
- Identify the three steps in decision-making for risk management.
- Explain what an emergency action plan is.
- List the seven steps of post-crisis management (PCM).
- Assess your aquatics facility for potential risks.
- List three ways to showcase your facility.