We are thrilled to be able to offer a number of fully funded two-night residentials and day courses for eligible schools.

Funded by Defra, the courses focus on learning in England’s protected landscapes as part of their ongoing support of access to nature.

What courses are available?

  • Key Stage 2 outdoor learning 
  • Key Stage 3 science 
  • Key Stage 4 geography 
  • A level biology or geography 

Please note: Availability of these courses is dependent on the location chosen.

Alongside curriculum-linked learning and fulfilling exam specifications, the experience will widen access and engagement with protected landscapes, boost nature connectedness and provide all the benefits of being outdoors.  

Funding includes: 

  • Expert tuition 
  • Use of classrooms and equipment  
  • Challenge activities and lots of fun 
  • In-course transport to fieldwork sites 
  • Comfortable accommodation and food on the residential trip 

Transport to and from the centre is not included but a contribution of £5/student for residential trips and £3/student for day trips is available. 

What are the eligibility criteria?

  • The school must have 30% or higher pupil premium, or be located in an IMD 1-3 area  
    (check your postcode). 
  • The school must be in England
  • The course/s must take place before 31 March 2025.

If your school meets the criteria please complete the form below.

Register your interest in a funded course

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