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Enable Jersey is hugely excited to be able to offer this highly interactive training event to anyone working in disability and inclusion in outdoor adventure.

This Certified Institute of Outdoor Learning course will be delivered by Equal Adventure.

Sunday 28 Jan from 9.30 to 4.30 - Langford Sports Hall

Monday 29th from 9.30 to 4.30 - Fort Regent

Tuesady 30th from 9.30 to 4.30 Haute Vallee Swimming AM. Fort Regent in afternoon.

Registration is for the full 3 days.

Run over 3 days the course combines theory with practice is aimed at the full cross section of people engaged in the outdoor adventure industry – centre managers, advisers, coaches, instructors and volunteers. Its focus is on developing ‘good practice’ and instilling confidence when assisting people with disability through a variety of practical land-based and water sport activities.

So that we can work towards reaching our long term goal of making specialist equipment available through a local central resource centre, a range of specialist equipment will be showcased, with the view to local providers supporting Enable Jersey to identifing equipment that can be used locally.

About the trainer, Suresh Paul Frgs PhD

Suresh has been involved in inclusive expeditions since 1995, and has developed a wide range of resources to support inclusive fieldwork and expeditions, including equipment training and thinking frameworks. Suresh has run inclusive expeditions in a wide range of environments, and has dedicated much of his working life to help ensure that disability is not a barrier to adventure sport and expeditions.

Testimonials:

Dave Treagus : Centre Manager

Adventure Dolphin

“Participants in the two courses designed and run by Equal Adventure leave with a much deeper understanding of issues related to disability and certainly feeling much more confident about dealing with the realities of people of all ages with disabilities participating in outdoor adventure. These are excellent courses.”

Bob Timms: Activity Technical Advisor & Trainer
PGL Travel Ltd

“The courses designed and run by Equal Adventure have had a really positive impact on the understanding of disability and inclusion within PGL and I would have no hesitation in recommending these courses to any organisation involved in outdoor adventure.”

http://www.equaladventure.org

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