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(2022) Update to the Code of Conduct for Gorge-Walking in the Upper Mellte Gorge

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About Course

This course by South Wales Outdoor Activity Providers Group (SWOAPG) is for businesses / organisations and gorge-walking leader who have already completed our course (2021) Using the Upper Mellte Gorge. It will refresh your knowledge about the Code of Conduct for Gorge-Walking in the Upper Mellte Gorge and introduce new elements that have arisen since 2021.

All gorge-walking leaders using must complete this update course before leading groups in this gorge after 1 May 2022.

What Will You Learn?

  • Once you have completed this course, you will have fulfilled the SWOAPG training requirement...
  • ...Allowing you to access after 1 May 2022 the Upper Mellte gorge under the terms of the SWOAPG Waterfall Country Activity Access Concordat

Course Content

Introduction to the Course
This topic will explain some of the features of the 'Learning Management System' we're using to host this course

  • Navigating our ‘Learning Management System’

Code of Conduct, Rules and Advice
This topic will remind you about the Code of Conduct and the rules and advice that gorge-walking groups should follow

Virtual Walk-Through of the Upper Mellte Gorge
This topic will cover 2022 changes 'on-the-ground' for gorge-walking groups in the Upper Mellte gorge

Protecting and Understanding the Gorge Environment
This topic will suggest some ideas by which activity providers can help both to further protect the environment of the gorges and help themselves and their clients to better understand and engage with these special places

Any Questions?
This topic will explain how you can find more information if you have any questions about the SWOAPG Waterfall Country Activity Access Concordat or the Codes of Conduct for Gorge-Walking in Waterfall Country

Sign-Up to SWOAPG
This topic will explain how you can sign-up as a SWOAPG Member (to gain access to the gorges under the terms of the Concordat) or Subscriber (to receive e-mail alerts for ‘critical’ (e.g. safety-related) issues relating to activity provision within the Brecon Beacons and South Wales)

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Student Ratings & Reviews

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David Jones
6 months ago
Great information
Johan Cilliers
6 months ago
great info
Jason Williams
7 months ago
was really useful to do a recap of the gorge
Mark Badger
8 months ago
Material great, structure distracts from the learning.
8 months ago
good to recap
8 months ago
Thanks for the update
Emma Richards
8 months ago
Good information
Simon Bowen
8 months ago
Great to recap
9 months ago
9 months ago
fewer, longer videos are preffered when compared to last years shorter videos. Less Clicking!
Michael Downey
9 months ago
Still a quirky system but getting better.
9 months ago
A good re-cap and overview of the concordat and using the gorge
Bethan Landers
9 months ago
all good
9 months ago
Simple to follow once one masters the habit of clicking the button to complete each lesson
Frankie Kinsey
9 months ago
David Evans
9 months ago
good to refresh
Adam Mackintosh
9 months ago
good recap
9 months ago
9 months ago
Nigel Jones
9 months ago
Very difficult to use.