NNAS Provider Survey 2023 summary

by Nigel Williams In February 2023 the NNAS Board of Directors carried out a survey of course Providers seeking their views on a range of topics from the awards ratios, contact time and syllabuses to thoughts around Tutor training, Continuing Professional Development (CPD), regionalisation and marketing. In the 29 years since the NNAS was launched […]

Combining NNAS and DofE Bronze

Written by Nigel Williams A Scottish DofE provider running a DofE Bronze practice expedition package (and subsequent qualifying expedition) for a large secondary school has been combining the DofE and NNAS Bronze awards. Whilst there is no longer a requirement at Bronze DofE for a practice expedition the school deemed it worthwhile and easier to […]

Navigation training for Ukrainian refugees

assessment day

In August, six Ukrainian residents from Coatbridge successfully completed the NNAS Bronze Navigator Award. Their journey of gaining the nationally recognised qualification (SCQF level 4, 2 credit points) was supported by staff from the North Lanarkshire Council Adult Learning and Resettlement team. From June to August, the group completed mapped walks in Palacerigg, Drumpellier Country […]

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