by Mat Dusza
An investigation to see if we minimize risk at the expense of the childhood experience
1 Hour Video Lecture
Certificate of Completion
- Understand what risky play and hazardous play is in the context of safety and supervision
- Learn researched benefits of risky play for all ages
- Reflect on personal bias for risk and risk adverse play
- Formulate an active approach to support risky play in a program
Participants are required to view the complete virtual training and complete the quiz. Participants must receive a score of 80% or higher to receive credit for this course.
Course certificates are emailed upon successful completion of the full training and quiz.
Meet the instructor
I was born and raised in Toowoomba, Australia. In 1997, I
started my Early Childhood profession as a 2s/Preschool Teacher where I
received a foundation and passion implementing a Reggio Emelia enriched
program. In 2001, I found my next passion in mentoring and training Early
Moving to the U.S. in 2002, my EC career continued as a preschool teacher then in Program Leadership, Administration and Professional Development.
In 2014, I started working with Green Space in Professional Development. And, in 2019 helped to develop and now manage Green Space Playgrounds.