Creating Safe Environments
Effective 4-H Clubs are Active 4-H groups. We want clubs to engage in a variety of activities and events. That's what makes 4-H fun, educational, and keeps youth excited about 4-H. We simply need to plan and conduct those activities in a safe manner. We need to ensure that risks to the the 4-H program, the county extension districts, and Iowa State University are minimized and properly managed. Most importantly, we need to ensure that our most critical assets - our 4-H members - are protected.
The Volunteer Training module "Creating Safe Environments: 4-H Club Risk Management" is available for 4-H volunteers to complete in two different formats:
4-H Volunteers using the Self-study and Online training options should access the following training handouts: