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Health & Safety

Safety and learning go hand in hand

We deliver high quality outdoor learning that takes place in real outdoor environments. We believe strongly that experiencing real outdoor environments is an indispensable part of the outdoor learning process. In order to operate safely in these natural environments NYOLS takes an holistic and open approach to managing health and safety. We are licensed by the appropriate authorities, guided and advised by experts of the highest caliber and involve our whole staff in ensuring that we operate to the highest standards.

AALA

Our centres are inspected annually by the Adventurous Activities Licencing Authority (Known also as AALS) to ensure the standard and quality of our health and safety procedures. AALA is part of the HSE and can be contacted on 02920 755715.

Our licence details

Bewerley Park

Licence number L13366

Bewerley Parks licence details

Activity categories covered by the licence:

  • Climbing
  • Watersports
  • Caving
  • Trekking

Specified activities:

  • Abseiling
  • Caving
  • Gorge Scrambling – (How Stean Gorge including Tom Taylors Cave )
  • Hill Walking & Mountaineering 
  • Ice Climbing 
  • Improvised Rafting
  • Kayaking
  • Mine Exploration 
  • Off-Road Cycling – (Also known by the centre as Mountain Biking )
  • Open Canoeing 
  • Paddle Surfing
  • Rock Climbing 
  • Sailing – (Inland Waters )
  • Sea Level Traversing
  • Ski Touring – (On Nordic skis )
  • Windsurfing – (Inland Waters )

East Barnby

Licence number is L12974

East Barnbys licence details 

Activity categories covered by the licence:

  • Climbing
  • Watersports
  • Caving
  • Trekking

Specified activities:

  • Abseiling 
  • Caving
  • Gorge Scrambling
  • Hill Walking & Mountaineering
  • Improvised Rafting – (Sheltered inland water )
  • Kayaking – (including sit on tops )
  • Off-Road Cycling
  • Open Canoeing – (Including Bell Boats )
  • Paddle Surfing – (including stand up boards, and wave ski )
  • Rock Climbing – (Single pitch only)
  • Sailing 
  • Windsurfing 

 

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