Training and courses

As well as taking people on one of our awesome adventures, we also provide a number of outdoor training courses aimed at progression of skills in a fun learning environment. We offer individual courses as well as our tailored Outdoor Instructor Training Course.

Outdoor Instructor Training Course

Outdoor Instructor Training Course. Our course is designed to take you from whatever stage you are at and give you a massive unparalleled progression in your outdoor leadership skills and qualification, to help you get a firm footing in the outdoor industry. Click here to find out more!

Paddling Courses

The AdventureMakers run a number of outdoor training courses throughout the year.  These include both general skills training for families, groups and individuals as well as BCU/UKCC courses.
Most courses are run for small groups meeting the individuals needs.

We run the following courses:

  • BCU 1 star Training and Assessment
  • BCU 2 Star Training and Assessment
  • BCU 3 Star Canoe Training and Assessment
  • BCU 3 Star White Water Kayak Training and Assessment
  • BCU 3 Star Touring Kayak Training and Assessment
female kayaker on a sunny day on coniston Water

NNAS Training and Assessment

The AdventureMakers coach people to navigate all over the Lake District, Cumbria and Yorkshire

We run a number of NNAS navigation courses throughout the year at bronze, silver and gold levels for both training and assessment. catering for families groups and individuals as well as programmed in courses.

With over 20 years’ experience of teaching others the skills they need to safely enjoy the mountains Dave will support you to learn at your own pace and develop skills in navigation, planning and problem solving.

NGB training course - Mountain skills students learn to navigate