Adventure Activities- Personal Skills


Adventure Activities- personal skills, is a practical module. This  module develops  basic personal proficency skills in a range of adventure activities. The activities will include: hillwalking, kayaking, rock climbing, open boating, surfing, mountain biking and orienteering and may extend to include other sports such as sailing, caving, gorge walking and ropes courses.

Learning Outcomes

  1. Participate competently and safely at an introductory level as a group member in a range of adventure sports

  2. Achieve a level of personal skill in a selection of the following; hill walking, kayaking, canoeing, windsurfing, rock climbing, orienteering, surfing and sailing

  3. Gain basic National Governing Body Awards in at least two outdoor recreation areas, to include hillwalking through the Mountain Skills Assessment

  4. Have knowledge of the introductory principles and practice of outdoor recreation activities

  5. Participate safely as a group member in a range of introductory level adventure sports

  6. Realise the effect of weather on adventure sports

  7. Have an appreciation of their skill level in a range of adventure activities

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