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RGS On Site Safety Management Course

Posted by on Dec 3, 2015 in BPE News | Comments Off on RGS On Site Safety Management Course

We sent our Overseas Expedition Manager to the Royal Geographical Society this week to take part in the On Site Safety Management Course run by the RGS in conjunction with the British Standard 8848. This is an industry led course looking at all area of the risks and actions of sending groups overseas. The course was attended by both teachers, overseas providers and military personal which created some lively debate about ‘best practice’ and the changes in the industry over the last few years. A great experience and for Steve, ironically a chance to explore his home capital city,...

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Link Teacher Training Day at Hexgreave Hall

Posted by on Nov 28, 2015 in BPE News | Comments Off on Link Teacher Training Day at Hexgreave Hall

A great day as BPE pass on all of the ‘serious’ bits of info to the teachers & Leaders on our upcoming trips in 2016, we discuss, disseminate and share a whole host of training, knowledge and skills amongst the key people who are involved in our expeditions. Areas to be covered are: Operating Procedures, Risk Assessments, Medical issues and Insurance, Fund Raising ideas for starters… A great big thanks to all who attended and gave so much of their time and...

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RGS Talk – The Keynote was our trip to Greenland!

Posted by on Nov 24, 2015 in BPE News | Comments Off on RGS Talk – The Keynote was our trip to Greenland!

Great talk at the RGS! We are really proud to be associated with young people...

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