Training

Adult Training

There are a range of training options with our Outdoor Education Service: All courses and activities are available to anyone with an interest.

It may be possible to tailor opportunities. 

  • award itself and the award’s expedition section
  • skills that leaders need to organise and supervise young people outdoors in a safe way
  • other skills for leaders and outdoor enthusiasts

The Award itself and the Expedition section: 

Thursday 17/09/2020 ESTC014681 Expedition Supervisor Training Course Carey OEC
Thursday 08/10/2020 IttDofE014758
Pending
Introduction to the DofE Carey OEC
Sunday 01/11/2020 EAAS014760
Pending
Expedition Assessor Accreditation Scheme Carey OEC
Saturday 05/12/2020 ESTC014761
Pending
Expedition Supervisor Training Course Carey OEC
Saturday 09/01/2021 IttDofE014759
Pending
Introduction to the DofE Carey OEC
Thursday 04/02/2021   EAAS/ESTC  
Sunday 21/03/2021   EAAS/ESTC  

Skills that leaders need to organise and supervise young people outdoors in a safe way

  • safeguarding (filter by search term): click here
  • 16hr First Aid: click here
  • SWMLTS – Coastal, Countryside and Moorland, with camping endorsement: click here
  • Mountain Bike Instructor Award Scheme: click here

Other skills for leaders and outdoor enthusiasts 

  • At Carey OE Centre, Wareham: click here
  • At Weymouth OE Centre, Weymouth : click here 
    • Sailing. Kayaking, Canoeing. Paddle Boarding, Rock Climbing, Scrambling, Abseiling, Rock Hopping, Orienteering, Indoor Caving, Archery, Forest Adventure, Bushcraft, Launch Rib Expedition, Team Challenge, Coasteering, Corporate Team Building 

Children and Young People

Courses for children, young people and adults at Weymouth OE Centreclick here

Residential or day visits to schools at Carey OE Centreclick here

Educational visits to, and by, the Ancient Technology Centreclick here

Field Studies courses at Leeson Houseclick here

  • Day Visits to Leeson House, near Swanage: click here

Find out more about all of our training and activity options by contacting Dorset Outdoor Education Service.