Training with “Design Thinking”

From the icy polar regions to the tropical expanses of the Indian Ocean, I have helped to develop and implement expedition training programs usually far outside the response scope of an ambulance, helicopter, or rescue vessel.    As a trainer and educator, I worked with expedition guides and small vessel captains who facilitate field operations … Read more

Connecting the Dots: Learning Experience Design and Expedition Training

In the expedition realm we tend to talk about ‘safety’ and ‘competency’ in guiding using broad and impersonal tones. These things come across as clear cut necessities. They are states of being required to keep an industry, or a company, afloat and on a course for expansion.  Yet, if I stop to consider these terms … Read more