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Outdoor Learning Leader Award - Autumn 2017

This CPD opportunity qualifies staff from schools and other settings to take children’s learning out of doors to a range of environments.

 Outdoor Learning Leaders building a fire in the woods

Structure of programme:

• 4 day training programme:

• Action plan based on experience and training

• Successful completion of logbook/portfolio

• Half day assessment with your group of children in your outdoor environment Note: prior to assessment you must hold a relevant first aid award.


Content to include:

• Safe management of outdoor learning

• Using your school grounds / settings

• Cross-curricular, numeracy, literacy and science

• Personal and social development

• Firelighting, bushcraft and cooking

• Consultant visit to your school/setting to advise on outdoor learning space



Successful completion of the above leads to nationally recognised accreditation through:

Outdoor Education Advisers Panel – Educational Visits Leader

• Outdoor Ethics - Leave No Trace UK

RLSS National Water Safety Management Programme Level 1 Water Safety Awareness


Who can attend:

Practitioners with an interest in using the outdoors to enhance and enrich young people’s learning.

Cost: £400 per delegate, 25% discount for 2nd delegate from any school/establishment.

Dates: Autumn 2017: 9 & 30 October and 13 & 27 November 2017 (Mondays)

Venues: The first day will take place at Tehidy, Cambone.  Other venues to be confirmed across Cornwall (dependent on where applicants are from)

Book online at and use course code: CLO27



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