Adventure Education Trips for Schools
At Active, we believe that pupils excel through learning outside the classroom; in particular from Schools Outdoor Adventure Activity Centres’ Educational Residential weeks. Our Outdoor Education packages offer children and staff authentic outdoor adventure activity residential experiences in a wide range of water sports, rock and hill sports as well as team activities and snow sports. Active Outdoor Pursuits have been delivering quality outdoor adventure residentials to primary and secondary school groups for over 20 years now. Our school residentials are based in Scotland at The Cairngorms Adventure Centre in The Cairngorms National Park.
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What to expect from a residential with Active Outdoor pursuits
By choosing Active Outdoor Pursuits for your school’s outdoor residential break or activity day, you are guaranteeing them a safe, fun and enjoyable experience. Active are licensed with AALA. We have also been awarded the prestigious five star Visit Scotland Outdoor Activity provider badge and are a British Canoeing approved paddlesports Centre. We are proud to work positively with schools and authorities from throughout Great Britain.
For details of what we offer for schools, including example plans of our weekend and 5 day activity breaks and activity programmes download our schools brochure below.
Get Active on one of our fun and adventure packed school’s outdoor residential Activity breaks in Scotland. It’s all about challenge and teamwork, while experiencing new activities in a new environment. We deliver programmes that will help develop confidence and resilience in young people. We believe that the many benefits of school’s outdoor adventure Education will be visible and tangible back in the classroom.
Active offer everything from 1 day coaching to multi day snowsports trips and coaching across Scotland. Ski and snowboard lessons suit beginners to advanced levels. We offer the UK Snowsports Awards to all schools, which accredits pupils for their learning and can lead to a long term performance development.
Bring your school to Cairngorms Adventure Centre this winter for a fantastic winter schools outdoor residential break. We offer both skiing and snowboarding residential s, weekends and days. All residentials and activity days include equipment hire. Fully inclusive residential packages are available with catering options.
To view our snowsports packages please click here