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Cornwall Outdoors has been delivering high quality outdoor education to all ages and abilities.

Instructor and Leadership Training

We provide a full range of instructor and leadership training courses through our team of highly qualified and experienced instructors making use of the fantastic venues - sea, river, moorland - we have in Devon and Cornwall .

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We are proud to be able to offer courses from;

  • Royal Yachting Association (RYA)
  • British Canoe Union (BCU)
  • Mountain Bike Instructor Award Scheme (MIAS)
  • South West Mountain & Moorland Leader (SWMML)
  • British Orienteering
  • Royal Lifesaving Society
  • Mountain Medicine First Aid
  • Site-specific, locally approved awards

Please use the links on the left panel to view the details for your specific course.

Cornwall Outdoors Centres

All the centres are ideally placed to make use of the numerous top quality venues for climbing, canoeing, kayaking, biking, hillwalking and sailing. Here within Cornwall we are also well catered for with lakes, tidal rivers, sea, surf and white water all within easy reach.  We are also within easy reach of some of the finest moorland walking in the country and we are blessed with some excellent mountain bike trails, both artificial and natural.

Quality Courses

We pride ourselves on ensuring that you have a worthwhile experience on every course that you attend with us. We continuously review our delivery to ensure that the content meets all syllabus requirements and that our clients remain satisfied at every level. 

Regardless of whether you want to simply experience the thrill of adventure sports, improve your existing skills or train to become a professional instructor through our Full-time Instructor Course or Part-time Instructor Course we assure you that we will endeavour to meet your satisfaction. 

The majority of training and qualifications listed on this site are nationally recognised NGB awards, giving you the flexibility to work anywhere in the country. So, with over 30 years’ experience in the outdoor industry and with a proven track record in delivery high quality training, you can be assured of the best training possible for your career.


  • Training and Qualifications up to nationally recognised industry standard
  • AALA licensed centres
  • A wealth of experienced and professional staff
  • Access to high quality professional equipment
  • Centres located across Cornwall 
  • Opportunities to travel to other destinations for essential experience

 Follow the links down on the left panel to see the training and awards that we offer through Cornwall Outdoors. If you cannot see what you are looking for then please contact us for further advice.

Ann Kemp
01872 326368