*I have read through the Parent Handbook and agree to abide by the policies/procedures outlined there.
* I have read and understand the withdrawl/refund policy.
*I understand that a family member is required to volunteer approx 1 hour per session to help with morning snack and field supervision.
*I grant permission for the above named participant to participate in all planned activities during Kootenay Nature School.
*I understand that participation in activities can expose the named participant to risk and possible injuries. I understand that there is a qualified certified First Aider on site and grant permission for them to treat the above named participant in the event of an injury.
*I recognize that Creston Kids Outside reserves the right to postpone or cancel programs/sessions due to unsafe weather conditions or other unforeseen circumstances. Where possible Creston Kids Outside will attempt to reschedule, but this may not always be possible. I will not hold Creston Kids Outside liable for loss of fees or programs.
*All tools and materials will be provided by the Kootenay Nature School program. Participants are discouraged from bringing additional items to sessions as they may be lost or stolen. I will not hold Creston Kids Outside responsible for any lost or stolen items.
*I understand that it is my responsibility to ensure that the named participant is dressed properly for weather conditions as this is a program based outside in natural settings. I understand that the participant may not be admitted to a session if they are not clothed properly for the conditions.
*While participating in the Kootenay Nature School program, I understand that the named participant will be required to listen and follow the guidance of the Facilitators. This includes participation in outlined activities, expectations for age appropriate behaviour, and able to respect the health, safety for themselves and any member of the group. If for any reason the named participant is unable or unwilling to follow expectations, engage in acceptable behaviour, or acts in an unsafe manner towards themselves or others, they may be removed from the session or the entire program. I understand that Creston Kids Outside reserves the right to deny access to a participant who has been disruptive in the past or sent home because of behaviour issues.
*In the event that: the participant’s behaviour is felt to be unsafe or unmanageable; if an illness or injury should arise in which a doctor's diagnosis is required; unsafe weather conditions develop; other unsafe conditions develop that require participant’s removal from program I authorize Kootenay Nature School leaders to dismiss my child early, in which case I will assume responsibility for transporting my child from the program at a time specified.
*I acknowledge that I have read and fully understand this agreement, and accept the risks involved with the above named participant’s engagement in these activities at Creston Kids Outside.