PROGRAMME HIGHLIGHTS

  • Claims experience and address by AIM’s Vice Chairman, Bob Edwards
  • Ian Pitchford, A Mind 4 Adventure motivates and inspires with thought provoking behavioural insight
  • Provider of DofE training and expeditions, AIM Member and General Manager Zoe McLean from A to Z Expeditions
  • Guest speakers and a presentation by the AIM team
  • Lunch, networking & AGM
  • Beautiful location deep in the forest and an opportunity to see first-hand another members centre

ABOUT THE VENUE

Based deep in the forest of Minstead Manor Estate, New Forest Outdoor Centre will host us for the 7th March Member event and AGM.

They offer a wide range of outdoor activities on site and are a member of AIM.

New Forest Outdoor Centre, Minstead Manor Estate, Hants, SO43 7GA

This event is FREE OF CHARGE for AIM Members

Entry includes all seminar sessions, refreshments, lunch and networking. To secure your place, book here or call Cath Watson on 01892 888 472 or email cathy.watson@rmml.com (up to two attendees per Member organisation)

Speaker Profiles

Bob Edwards

Stubbers Adventure Centre and Vice Chairman of AIM

Bob Edwards is the manager of a large multi adventure and outdoor education activity centre near London.

Bob sees that cooperation and information sharing are essential to the success and development of small, independent and not for profit operations and considers his position on the board as being a way of contributing to the industry.

Paolo Fubini

Paolo Fubini

Arrampica

Paolo Fubini is the Managing Director, Head Technical Adviser and Founder of Arrampica Ltd.

He and the Arrampica team are providers of technical advice to over 100 organisations including artificial adventure structures such as Climbing Walls, Adventure Parks, Ropes Courses and Caves, and AALA registered centres. This includes carrying out inspections, reviewing procedures, analysing risk assessments, working on compliance with EN and other association standards, assisting in the development of standard operating procedures and emergency action plans, and advice on the management and running of artificial adventure activities.

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Keith Ovenden

A Mind 4 Adventure

Keith has been involved in Personal Development Training for the past 15 years building on 27 years life experience in the Navy as part of the Fleet Air Arm (FAA) where he saw active service in the Falklands, in the Bosnia campaigns and Northern Norway as part of the Commando Helicopter Force.

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Zoe McLean

AZ Expeditions

Zoe is a Mountain Leader, DofE Accredited Assessor and a member of the Brecon Beacons Assessor Network.  She is also the General Manager at A to Z Expeditions and is responsible for overseeing the business. In between the paperwork, Zoe still finds time to work on a number of our expeditions and training days.

Testimonials

“Thank you!
Helpful and thought provoking”

“Clear and understandable common sense approach”

“The member events are very helpful and
one of the reasons we stay with AIM”

“Loved it, I really feel like a Member now not just a customer”

“Informative, interesting and well presented”

This event is FREE OF CHARGE for AIM Members

Entry includes all seminar sessions, refreshments, lunch and networking. To secure your place, book here or call Cath Watson on 01892 888 472 or email cathy.watson@rmml.com (up to two attendees per Member organisation)