BC AdventureSmart has once again met key milestones and successfully provided outdoor education, even during these unforeseen times, by continuing to support our very active, healthy province. Summer 2020 was a unique season, for everyone, however with creativity and adapting to the ‘new normal’, the program created new opportunities, expanded their options and professionalized. Seasonal …
Public Safety Announcement ~ BC AdventureSmart September 4 – 7, 2020 Media liaison: Sandra Riches ~ 604-671-2241 ~ firstname.lastname@example.org “Will you be the one?” Will you… plan for your long weekend adventure? prepare effectively for the weather conditions? follow our 3 Ts; trip plan, train and take essentials? ensure your friends/family are capable of the journey? …
As we transition to the next stages of our new normal, lets find a new normal outdoors;
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Be prepared for emergencies.
Make smart (‘AdventureSmart’) choices
BE KIND, BE CALM, BE SAFE
BC AdventureSmart is seeking outreach educators for the Summer 2020 season. One of the crews will be based in the Lower Mainland and another crew based in Prince George
The BC AdventureSmart Teams and volunteer presenters reached 17,161 people face-to-face between November 7, 2019 – March 3, 2020. 18,099 kms travelled. 8/12 BC SAR regions travelled to. 26/80 SAR groups connected with. 363 volunteer presenters/ambassadors currently in BC. 68 new AdventureSmart presenters/ambassadors trained. 4,484 outdoor enthusiasts reached by volunteer presenters. 12,677 individuals reached solely …
BC AdventureSmart is looking for a single Outreach Educator/Team member for the Winter 2019-2020 season
Summer 2019 was full of adventure and travel, exploration and excitement, in addition to search and rescue group collaboration, outdoor recreation industry partnerships and teamwork. All in the name of public safety and SAR prevention.
The ‘Labour Day Long Weekend’ is all about celebrating with one last summer adventure, your investment in ‘trip safety’ can mean the difference between a successful outcome and becoming a statistic.
What can ‘you do’?
BC Day Long Weekend Public Safety Announcement
Long weekends are the busiest for the 2500 BC Search & Rescue Volunteers who respond to over 1700 incidents every year.