37.99.209 PRIVATE OUTDOOR PROGRAMS: ADDITIONAL STAFF TRAINING
(1) In addition to training requirements in ARM 37.99.153, staff orientation training must include:
(a) supervision of program participants;
(b) procurement, preparation, and conservation of water, food, and shelter;
(c) instruction in safety procedures and safety equipment, use of fuel, fire, and life protection;
(d) instruction in emergency procedures, medical, weather signalization fire, runaway and lost program participant;
(e) sanitation procedures relating to food, water, and waste;
(f) knowledge of wilderness medicine, including health issues related to acclimation and exposure to the environmental elements;
(g) local environmental precautions including terrain, weather upsets, poisonous plants, wildlife, and proper response to adversarial situations;
(h) high adventure activities; and
(i) avoiding potential hazards of expedition areas.
(2) All program staff must complete first aid training within six months of hire and prior to working without a staff member trained in wilderness first aid.
History: 52-2-803, 52-2-805, MCA; IMP, 52-2-803, 52-2-805, 52-2-809, MCA; NEW, 2019 MAR p. 2029, Eff. 11/9/19.