Industry Associations

Adventure Studies faculty members are at the leading edge of their disciplines. They have cut their teeth and become experts in the field. This expertise is recognized by their participation and leadership in industry associations.

Faculty members are involved with the following industry associations either holding a place on the board of directors or involved in committee work:

  • Avalanche Canada
    • Instructor Training Committee
  • Backcountry Lodge Association of British Columbia
  • British Columbia Rafting Outfitters Association
  • British Columbia Search and Rescue Association
    • Technical Rescue Committee
  • Canadian Avalanche Association
  • Mountain Bike Tourism Association
  • Outward Bound Canada
    • National Safety Committee
  • Paddle Canada
    • Whitewater Program Committee
  • Phoenix Centre
  • Sea Kayak Guides Alliance of BC
    • Certification Committee
  • Sport Climbing BC
  • Surf Canada
    • Education Committee

Additionally, faculty members are examiners for the following instructor and guide certification bodies:

  • Association of Canadian Mountain Guides
  • British Columbia Rafting Outfitters Association
  • Canadian Avalanche Association
  • Canoe Kayak BC
  • International Rafting Federation
  • Paddle Canada
  • Rescue Canada
  • Sea Kayak Guides Alliance of BC