Instructor Training Course Candidate Reviews

Read Reviews from some of our Outdoor Instructor Training Course Candidates that have undertaken the course. Don’t just take our word for the course, see what other people who have completed it say as well. Many of these individuals have gone on to complete our Instructor Development Programme as well. And even those that don’t almost all stay in the industry and head to different locations across the country working in the outdoors either for other centres, or as freelance. Many Outdoor instructor Training Course Candidates love the area so much that they find they cannot move away once they come up and a huge number have settled in the area and still keep in touch on a regular basis. 

Active Outdoor Pursuits has trained and developed qualified outdoor instructors through our Outdoor Instructor Training Courses for over 10 years.  Those on the courses have gone on to achieve successful careers in the outdoor industry. Hear what the past candidates have to say about the course!

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Instructor Training Course candidate reviews

Laura Swanson
“Came out with everything i wanted in terms of course aims”
“Training was great!”
“Great Course, I have found my career path!”

Instructor Training Course candidate reviews

Scott McCartney
“Training was very good & often exceeded the standard required for training & assessment”
“This is an amazing course for getting a leg up in the outdoor industry”

Gareth Wright
“Very high quality of training, I learned a lot!”
“Rafting Course was very hands on, a great course & way to learn”
“seen incredible parts of the country”

Rachy Sinnamon
“Enjoyed the rock climbing the most, loved getting stuck in”
“I’ve no regrets”

James Count
“Quality of training provided was very good”
“It has given me a good foot in the door into skiing, climbing & hill walking”

James Leigh
“My knowledge of the outdoors has improved tremendously”
“Really enjoyed my ITC course, the time flew by”

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Ross Fowler
“Training was delivered above par!”
“Gained invaluable knowledge & skills”
“High level of instructing and vast experience”

Outdoor Instructor Training Course Candidate reviews

Beth Smith
“Excellent Instructors & catered for individuals with different experience & ability levels”
“Absolutely exceeded my expectations of what I could achieve”

Outdoor Instructor Training Course Candidate reviews

David Wood
“Good value for money”
“Great experience. If you’re interested in the outdoors it’s definitely worth applying for”

Tom Ogg
“Highly recommend the course to anyone who wants to get into outdoor instructing”
“The 2 week skiing trip was the most enjoyable for me!”

Andrew Southworth
“I have gained a lot of knowledge about each sport that no doubt is invaluable as I go on in my outdoor career”
“Quality of training was outstanding”

Harry Evans
“The course has helped me focus on my career pathway as an outdoor instructor”
“Very enjoyable course with very knowledgeable instructors”

Seb Prior
“The course was to a high standard. All staff are great leaders”
“I cannot recommend this course enough”
“Spain was a fantastic location for our climbing training”

Outdoor instructor training course candidate reviews

Iain Tennant
“All my course aims were met and went beyond my expectation, especially my skiing”
“Very well organised course & company”
“Trips abroad were awesome”

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Ben Cartwright
“Met my expectations and more!”
“Fantastic course – before I only dreamed about having the knowledge and skills… Now I have them!”

Gethin Richards
“This course has provided me with a strong foundation of experience and qualifications to develop my career in the outdoor industry”

Outdoor instructor training course candidate reviews

Rory Dracup
“Fantastic coaching from a very professional company”
“Great locations and venues to learn & develop in for paddle & mountain sports”

Josh Robinson
“If you are serious about a career in the outdoors and want to be in a diverse and driven learning environment, then this is the course for you.”

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Emy McLeod
“A fantastic 5 months of intense training with highly qualified instructors.”
“Great footstep in the door to becoming an outdoor instructor”

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Roo Rosenwald
“Scotland is the place to be for the outdoors. Active’s ITC course was perfect for me. Learned lots and now I’m qualified to work in the outdoors!”

James Miller
“I felt the level of inclusion, professionalism and tailored learning to individual requirements was incredibly well managed.”

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