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Unit 29 Principles and Practices in Outdoor Advernture
Transcript of Unit 29 Principles and Practices in Outdoor Advernture
Key individuals who have made adventure training what it is today...
The girl guides
The Scouts Association
What do Scouts do?
Scouts take part in activities as diverse as kayaking, abseiling, expeditions overseas, photography, climbing and zorbing. As a Scout you can learn survival skills, first aid, computer programming, or even how to fly a plane. There’s something for every young person. It’s a great way to have fun, make friends, get outdoors, express your creativity and experience the wider world.
We are for all girls and young women, whatever their background and circumstances. We offer them fun, exciting activities and the chance to make life-long friends.
• We are open to all girls – of all faiths and none.
• Our groups are fully integrated to include girls with disabilities, we offer grants to ensure that they and their carers can join us on camps and trips.
• We employ outreach workers to encourage membership in hard-to-reach communities.
Duke of Edinburgh's Award
The Outward bound trust is
an Educational charity that uses the outdoors to develop young people from all walks of life. This gives them valuable skills for education, work and life.
Field Study Centers
Is an environmental education charity that provide enjoyable, informative for people of all ages to discover, explore and understand the environment.
Community issues resolutions
Charities or organisations that meet a community need. I.e they resolve the issue or requirement of
the local environment.
The Boathouse provides water based activities for the community.
The Council award the Duke of Edinburgh Award...
Environmental sustainability issues
Important aspects to think of:
Animal conservation; nesting of birds at certain points of the year, which means that you cannot go into locations in these times. Littering;
The Adventure Activities Licensing Authority (AALA) came into existence in April 1996. It is currently sponsored by the Department for Work and Pensions. The Health and Safety Executive is currently designated as the AALA.
Adventure Activities Licensing
Adventure activities licensing ensures that activity providers follow good safety management practices.
These should allow young people to experience exciting and stimulating activities outdoors without being exposed to avoidable risks of death or disabling injury