If you choose to lead young people or adults in an Adventure Activity you have a responsibility to them to have adequate personal competence and sufficient experience to ensure their safety. You must accordingly train and be assessed in that activity to an appropriate level.
Anyone wishing to lead train or supervise Adventure Activities for Dumfries and Galloway Council must apply to the Outdoor Education Service. This includes holders of NGB qualifications.
You can download full details of the Leader Accreditation Scheme [704kb]. This document includes details of the experience required, minimum requirements, training and assessment.
Holders of NGB awards should:
Non holders of NGB should:
Please note, all excursions must only be undertaken after reference to the Guidelines for Off-Site Safety.
Any leader must, adhere to and agree to work within the Guidelines for Off-Site Safety.