FDA Outdoor Education

Looking for a dynamic course that will give you the opportunities and knowledge to be a skilled outdoor educator? Then we’re here for you! We offer development in a range of professional and educational skills that will help you in your career path, suiting any number of outdoor-based positions.

You’ll gain an advanced understanding of the practical and contemporary issues around the outdoor sector, setting you apart from your peers in the field, and, with the Cumbrian mountain environment literally on our doorstop, you’ll have easy access to climbing, mountaineering, white water and educational venues. There are also field trips to Scotland and mainland Europe to give you plenty of chance to put your knowledge to the test.

As one of the biggest outdoor educational schools in the world, you can be confident that our world class course and staff team will help you develop all the skills necessary for a quality career.

We also offer this course as a top-up for those with a Higher National Diploma or Foundation Degree in Outdoor Education in order for you to earn the full degree.

Key Information

Start date:


University of Cumbria


Full Time


Environment & Sustainability, Workshop & Practical Skills



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