Outdoor activities

Outdoor Education Team

Outdoor Education makes a positive contribution towards achieving four capacities of a curriculum for excellence. It also offers benefits in terms of new experiences, of cooperation and compromise, of healthy lifestyles, and of experiential education as a mode of learning.

Adventurous activities can promote increased confidence and offer opportunities for participants to develop their understanding and assessment of risk and how they can effectively manage all types of risk in their lives.

Sessions/Programmes can incorporate:

These activities offer young people:

Staffing and Costs

The Outdoor Education instructors who will work with school staff are all appropriately qualified. Safety ratios depend on the activity chosen, and vary from a ratio of 1:6 - 1:10.

Cost will include instructors, equipment hire and transport, wherever possible use will be made of the minibuses.

Outdoor activities

Activities Available

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