Badges, Accreditations & Certificates

Badges, Accreditations & Certificates

British Activity Provider Association Member (BAPA)

What: BAPA is the industry trade association for activity providers in UK and Europe. It provides information, support and accreditation to its members.

For schools: All members have agreed to abide by the detailed BAPA Code of Practice which stipulates the Association’s high standards of safety, value for money and customer service. Providers are also subject to independent inspection which take place at least every two years. 

Learning Outside the Classroom Quality Badge

What: LotC is a nationally recognised indicator of good quality educational provision.The Department for Education guidance on Health & Safety on educational visits is to look for this badge.

For schools: Schools can be assured that the quality of the learning outcomes and their experience with BeVenturesome is at least as good as the nationally recognised standards.

Adventuremark

What: Adventuremark is a non-statutory safety scheme devised by the Adventure Activity Industry Advisory Committee

For schools: This award confirms that what we do is suitable, safe and enjoyable for adults as well as children.

Protected Trust Services (PTS)

What: PTS provides us with a trust account and ensures we are compliant with the Travel Package Regulations. They are also BeVenturesome’s ATOL Franchisee.

For schools: You can book with confidence that your funds are fully protected in the event of our insolvency or that of any or our suppliers.

ATOL License

What: ATOL is a UK financial protection scheme that protects most air package holidays sold by travel businesses that are based in the UK.

For Schools: Our trips are package holidays and when you book a trip with flights we will issue you with an ATOL certificate to confirm you are protected.

Activity Insurance Mutual (AIM)

What: AIM is an insurance mutual with an elected board of outdoor adventure experts. It was formed for the sole purpose of providing cost-effective and high-quality liability cover for activity providers.

For schools: We have a £10million liability insurance policy with the industry experts.

Pharos Response

What: Pharos provide 24/7 critical incident containment, helping clients respond swiftly and professionally to major incidents or complex issues.

For Schools: Pharos train BeVenturesome staff to respond to major incidents effectively as well as offer live support in the unlikely event of an incident while you are with us.