Pre-course information

Pre-course information

Got your Outward Bound course booked?

This is where you'll find all the information you need to get your course off to the best start. Paperwork, checklists and downloads are at the top of this page and useful weblinks are towards the bottom.

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Your journey to Outward Bound

A simple timeline explaining what happens when, once you've booked your course

Your checklist for a great residential

Ensure you are ready for your Outward Bound course by using this checklist.

Letter to Parents / guardians

A letter template to help you tell parents and guardians about your course

Pupil Kit List

A kit list to help your pupils pack everything they need for their adventure


Participant information form

A guide to help parents and guardians fill in our participant information form

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Visiting Staff Information

A page of useful info for your staff who are coming to Outward Bound

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Centre information

Find out more about the centre you are visiting

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Safety and insurance

Find out more about our safety and insurance

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Recruitment toolkit

Resources to help encourage your young people to sign up

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Information for parents and guardians

All the information they'll need to get their child ready for their adventure

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Course resources

Lesson ideas and resources to support the learning pre, during and post course

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