Free Taster Course

Developing Wellbeing and resilience


Sign up and join us at one of our free taster courses:

Find out for yourself how the power of learning in the wilderness can support wellbeing and develop resilience in young people.

This is for head and deputy head teachers, educational professionals, apprenticeship providers, and employers who would like to learn first-hand:

  • How outdoor learning can build resilience, confidence and self-belief in young people
  • How other schools, employers and experts are using the outdoors to amplify learning
  • How an Outward Bound residential specifically uses the wilderness to develop the skills needed to thrive in school, at work and in life.

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Our programmes

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Further info
Taster Course Agenda

Taster Course Agenda*


– Arrival. There will be staff and delegate introductions followed by a brief overview of the agenda and allocation of activity groups.
3.15pm – Take part in a water-based adventure that will give you the chance to experience the journey through the eyes of a student.
5pm - Return to the centre for tea/coffee and cakes.
6.30pm - Brief tour of the centre and grounds.
Pre-dinner drinks and time for networking and questions.
7.30pm - Dinner and networking opportunities.


7.30 am - Breakfast.
8.30 am - Depart on a day’s journey that will show you firsthand what a typical group would experience and a chance to take in the stunning location. Chat to our instructors and Education Team along the way.
4.00pm - Depart.

If you would like to stay over for the Saturday night, please ask and we will help to find some local accommodation for you

*Agenda may change.