Qualifications, Training and Accreditation

 Haven Banks offers an array of full and part-time training, assessments and accreditation opportunities in a variety of activities and disciplines.


National Governing Body Practical and Shore-Based Courses.

Throughout the year there is  a full programme of National Governing Body training and assessment courses.

  • British Canoeing (formerly the British Canoeing Union)
  • Royal Yachting Association. (RYA)
  • Mountain Training England. (MTE)
  • Mountain Bike Instructor Award Scheme. (MIAS)
  • National Navigation Award Scheme. (NNAS)
  • National Indoor Climbing Wall Award Scheme. (NICAS)
  • First Aid International. (FAI)


Outdoor Instructor Training Course

For those wishing to make the outdoors their career path, the centre also runs an annual Instructor Training Course. A combined leadership and coach training and internship programme.


Further Education Courses

Full-time Further Education for those aged 16+ allow students to gain National Governing Body awards alongside their full-time academic studies.

Level 2 Courses

Outdoor Adventurous Activities (Sport)

Outdoor Education Apprenticeships

Level 3 Courses

Sport (Outdoor Adventure)

Higher Education

Applied Outdoor Adventure


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 Summer Holiday Courses

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Adult Courses & Centre Programme 

(Sample from 2016)

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