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National Incident Dataset – March 2019

National Incident Database (NID) When Led Outdoor Activity Providers contribute incident and participation data to the NID, it forms a repository of information about incident rates and the network of contributory factors involved in incident causation. 56 providers from across

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SAA report recommends UPLOADS is included in outdoor sector training packages

Service Skills Australia have just released the findings from their review of the Outdoor Recreation qualifications, skill sets and units of competency in the SIS10 Sport, Fitness and Recreation Training Package. The report includes a specific section on risk management, with a number

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Register NOW for 2016 National Outdoor Education Conference at USC

Registrations are now open for the 2016 biennial National Outdoor Education Conference (NOEC). The conference will be held at the University of the Sunshine Coast – the home of the UPLOADS Research Team. We look forward to welcoming everyone to

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We’re excited about OV’s Outdoor Education Conference 2016

OV Education Outdoors 2016 – the premier event for Victoria’s outdoor education community – will be held on May 6-7 at Federation University, Ballarat. The theme for this year’s gathering will be “Happiness, Health and Resilience”. Click here for more details

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The UPLOADS Project Update November 2015

This year the combined efforts of the outdoor sector and the UPLOADS Research Team have come to fruition. We have developed, tested and implemented an incident reporting and learning for the outdoor sector in Australia. We now have 32 organisations,

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Development of Australian Adventure Activity Standards announced!

Adventure Activity Standards (AAS) are industry best practice guidelines used to manage risk and safety across a wide range of outdoor adventure activities. They are designed to be used by skilled outdoor leaders who are responsible for participants in these

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19th National Outdoor Education Conference Call for Presenters

The 19th National Outdoor Education Conference (29 March – 1 April 2016) will be convened by the Outdoor Education Association of Queensland and based at the University of the Sunshine Coast (the home of the UPLOADS Project). The NOEC committee are inviting

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Upcoming Events
  • Education Outdoors Conference 2019 | Outdoors Victoria May 31, 2019 – June 1, 2019 Federation University (Camp St, Ballarat VIC, Australia) Link to event
  • Australian Camps Association National Conference 'Telling our Story" June 27, 2019 – June 28, 2019 Oaks Oasis Resort (2 Landsborough Parade, Caloundra QLD, Australia) Link to Event

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