Katie has worked for ACTIVITIES AWAY since 2006 and has gained lots of experience running activities, children's parties and teaching canoeing.
More recently she took a year out to go and work in America as a camp director for a large children's summer camp adding to her experience in outdoor centre and staff management.
During this time she has gained a Degree in SPORT & EXERCISE SCIENCE from the University of Lincoln.
Katie holds her British Canoe Union UKCC Level One in Paddlesport, Foundation Safety & Rescue cert and a three star CANOE Certificate. She is currently working towards her UKCC LEVEL TWO in PADDLESPORT.
Katie holds the RYA Level TWO Powerboat award and is often found on our rescue boat cruising around the lake.
Katie has completed various vulnerable people type courses over the years but the most significant is her LEVEL TWO SPORT ENGLAND SAFE GUARDING COURSE. She also holds an RYA First Aid Certificate and a separate paediatric first aid qualification.
As a qualified RYA PWC instructor she also teaches for our sister company MARINE MASTERS on RYA PWC courses.
To add to her outdoor qualifications and experience Katie also has a Level 3 NVQ in CHILDCARE and is a Cub Leader for the Scout Association.