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Rebecca Andrew

Rebecca Andrew


RA

Placement: YHA Edale Activity Centre

Course: BA (Hons) Physical Education
Level: 5
About the Placement:

Shadowing and assisting outdoor instructors on a residential week for Y7 students. Activities included caving, canoeing, abseiling, high ropes, orienteering etc.

Experience:

‘Shadowing qualified outdoor instructors helped me gain experience and knowledge in leading in the outdoors. I have developed confidence and a better understanding of what it takes to be and what is needed to have a career as an outdoor instructor. My favourite activities to assist in were caving and abseiling.’

The Placement Provider Said:

‘In order to progress in this industry a pro action approach and a ‘can do’ attitude is essential. Becca has both these qualities. All the instructors she worked with commented on how helpful she had been.’