Introduction - We're Only Human. Born to Make Mistakes. Black Box Thinking. Managing Experience and Inexperience. Risk Perception. Well-Being. The Outdoor Environment. Team and Relationship Building. Nutrition and Diet. Visualization. Free Thinking Hazard Identification. Avoiding and Managing Injuries.
John White is responsible for Health and Safety Management of outdoor activities for 25 years at individual and large corporation level. Responsible for setting up organization-wide Health and Safety policy for a large conservation charity with over 500 volunteers undertaking practical conservation work. Qualified lecturer delivering training and events. Author with several titles to name and several as joint or contributing author. Mr. White's background stems from a mix of conservation and outdoor activities. He has worked as a National Park Ranger in the Lake District, as Director of Conservation and Development for a leading conservation charity as a Mountain Guide and has run his own business providing events and activities for corporate groups. He has also provided services to many large organizations including the Olympic Delivery Authority (ran relationship building events in the run up to London 2012), the Homes and Communities Agency and English Partnerships.