Permits needed for photography workshops in USA?

1 month 2 weeks ago #738153 by Kenta
I have a friend who has been traveling to Colorado and photographing not only there, but Utah and she really knows both of these states very well. I was telling her that she should start a photography workshop in both states.  She shrugged it off as a lot of work (which she was OK with) and a ton of permits needed.  I was surprised on the permits, and not to double guess my friend, but just curious in general.  Would you happen to know what permits are needed? 


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1 month 1 week ago #738220 by Toby J
Your best to reach out to the parks and check with them on what is needed, permits and I'm sure insurance of some sort will be needed. 


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1 month 6 days ago #738424 by Sawyer
Most of the parks will require you to have insurance for conducting the workshop on the venue 

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1 month 6 days ago #738434 by icepics
Yes, permits/permission... Because running a workshop is basically conducting your business in a park. I'd say insurance to make sure whoever's running the workshop and the participants are protected in case of any accidents, injuries.

I used to be a camp director, probably need to make sure anything/everything is covered, you never know what could happen. Try to think of what to do in situations that might arise.

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