• BSO 2024 Weather Skills Workshop
    • BSO 2024 Weather Skills Workshop

    BSO 2024 Weather Skills Workshop

    Join us to learn all about our ever-changing weather patterns and how to plan your adventures. You'll learn about forecasting high winds, thunderstorms and inversions. We'll analyse synoptic weather charts and allow you to prepare your own forecast!

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    What to Expect:

    You'll learn about forecasting high winds, thunderstorms and inversions. We'll analyse synoptic weather charts and give you the chance to prepare your own forecast!

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    What to Bring:

    Notebook and pen, all specialist equipment provided

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    Essential Information:

    Minimun Age: 16+
    Duration: 3 hours
    Course Provider: Mountain Weather Information Service (MWIS)
    Student / Instructor Ratio: 10:1
    Location: Onsite
    Transport: None required
    Meeting Times & Logistics:
    Please meet at the School of Adventure Meeting Point at least 10 minutes before the course starting time to meet your guide and ensure a timely start.

    Frequently Asked Questions

    If you require more information about the course or the Big Shakeout Festival, please get in touch.

    Can I book a School of Adventure activity without a weekend pass?

    No. You must have a valid Big Shakeout weekend ticket to participate in any School of Adventure Activities. Any orders for activities without a Big Shakeout weekend ticket will be cancelled and refunded.

    What about Covid?

    The Big Shakeout Festival and all courses will operate in line with the latest government restrictions. If the festival or a course cannot be run due to Covid restrictions, full refunds will be issued.

    Will School of Adventure courses still go on if the weather is bad?

    We will do everything we can to make sure your chosen activity goes ahead, however in some circumstances a course may have to be cancelled due to weather or lack of numbers. In these cases we will either offer you a place on an alternative activity or refund.

    Will I receive a ticket for this course?

    You will receive an email confirmation with an order reference number upon completing your order. Your order number is your unique reference number, bring it along with you and present it at along with your name at the School of Adventure Meeting Point.