Key Stage 5

Why study the Outdoor Education Scholarship?

A unique Outdoor Education course which combines practical activities and qualifications. Primarily based at Ulley Outdoor Activity Centre students spend 4 lessons per week working towards outdoor qualifications and leadership awards.


What will I study?

Year 12 

1 & 2 star paddlesport
First Aid
NICAS/NIBAS climbing awards
Dinghy Instructor/Powerboat
Duke of Edinburgh (Silver or Gold)

Year 13

3 star paddlesport
FSRT (water-based safety)
Basic Expedition Leadership award
Duke of Edinburgh (Silver or Gold)


How will I be assessed?

According to the relevant national governing bodies recommendations.


Where can it lead?

A variety of jobs in sport & Outdoor Education: Coaching, Outdoor instructor, Summer camps, PE teacher etc. The Duke of Edinburgh Award also looks fantastic when applying for any course at University.

Staff List

Mr K Reynolds

Subject Leader

  • Mr A Rawlin – Faculty Leader
  • Mr K Reynolds