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Accreditation

All Edwin Doran Sports Tours are ABTA bonded  – the UK travel trade association, ATOL protected– the Air Travel Organisers’ Licence, and IATA bonded – the International Air Transport Association, ensuring good standards of practice and bringing customers financial protection against unforeseen events.
 
ABTA bonded

Book with Confidence. We are a Member of ABTA which means you have the benefit of ABTA’s assistance and Code of Conduct. All the package and Flight-Plus holidays we sell are covered by a scheme protecting your money if the supplier fails. Other services such as hotels or flights on their own may not be protected and you should ask us what protection is available.

Edwin Doran Sports Tours is a fully assured member of the School Travel Forum (STF).
The STF promotes good practice and safety in school travel. Choosing an STF Assured Member ensures teachers and schools are meeting the requirements of DfES and Scottish Executive guidelines and that they can delegate important tasks with confidence.
As members we adhere to a stringent Code of Practice and Safety Management Standards, which meet with Department for Education guidelines and are externally verified every year by independent Health and Safety professionals. Teachers booking their sports tours through Edwin Doran can therefore be sure we:
  • Understand and facilitates the needs of educational travel
  • Manage safety effectively
  • Offer fair terms and conditions and the best financial security
  • Are fully inspected every year by independent experts
Edwin Doran Sports Tours is an accredited Learning Outside the Classroom (LOtC) Quality Badge holder. The nationally recognised badge is designed to bring together all existing safety and quality badges into one easily identifiable mark of high standards. It is only awarded after a rigorous external assessment, which assures our customers that we actually do what we say we do. 
This means we have pledged to engage in an on-going process to sustain high-quality learning outside the classroom and have demonstrated that we meet the following quality indicators:
  • we assist our teachers to plan the learning experience effectively
  • we provide accurate information about our tours
  • we provide activities, experience or resources which meet learner needs
  • we review your experience and act upon feedback
  • we have a safety management process in place to manage risk effectively