At Mount Cook, we pride ourselves on providing outstanding learning experiences and exciting outdoor activities. Our activity sessions have been recognised for their emphasis on safe practice, education, personal and social development, and of course, enjoyment! Please see below for further information on the accreditations that we currently hold ... 


The Learning Outside the Classroom (LOtC) Quality Badge is a national recognised award which indicates a good quality educational provision: 

"TheLOtC Quality Badge provides for the first time a national award combining the essential elements of provision - learning and safety - into ONE easily recognisable and trusted accreditation scheme for ALL types of learning outside the classroom provider throughout the UK." (Source: LOtC website

BAPA Accredited 


We are proud to be a BAPA accredited Centre: 

"BAPA membership is an indication to schools, parents and other customers that the provider is taking its responsibilities seriously and should deliver a quality product." (Source: BAPA website)


"The Adventuremark allows providers to demonstrate to their customers or users that the provider's arrangements for managing the potential risks of adventure activities have been inspected and found to meet the necessary standards of good practice in the adventure activity industry." (Source: Adventuremark website


"The Institute for Outdoor Learning is the professional body for organisations and individuals who use the outdoors to make a difference for others. We are driven by a vision of Outdoor Learning as a highly valued form of development, education and employment in UK society." (Source: IOL website)