Gavin Munkley

Gavin manages the Adventure Education Programme and has been working with young people for 15 years in a number of different roles including being a Youth Worker, Residential Support Worker, Freelance Instructor, Adventure Education Co-ordinator at a Pupil Referral Unit (PRU) and a rugby coach. For the past 12 years, he has used adventurous activities as a tool for personal development and experiential learning. Gavin is able to combine his experience of delivering high quality activities and experiences to provide a wide range of qualifications and awards, both activity based and academic. His qualifications are:


  • Mountain Training Mountain Leader (Summer)
  • Mountain Training Rock Climbing Instructor
  • British Canoeing UKCC Level 2 Canoe and Kayak Instructor
  • British Canoeing Canoe Coach (Moderate White Water)
  • British Canoeing Canoe Coach (Moderate Open Water)
  • British Canoeing SUP DSM
  • British Canoeing White Water Safety and Rescue
  • Level 2 MIAS Mountain Biking Instructor
  • Duke of Edinburgh Award Assessor (Bronze/Silver/Gold)
  • NVQ Level 4 Advice and Guidance
  • Level 3 Preparing to Teach in the Lifelong Sector (PTTLS)
  • AQA Unit Award Scheme Tutor
  • ASDAN Personal Awards and Short Course Tutor