Learning outside the classroom

Learning outside the classroom

High Quality Outdoor Learning

The benefits of working in the outdoor environment is outlined in this guidance document which has been written to help you evaluate and then set about improving, or further improving, the quality of outdoor learning.

Ten key outcomes of outdoor learning have been identified with a range of indicators attributed to each one. These indicators can be used to support any improvement work, which will often be enhanced by working closely with partners.

If you would like a copy of the document please contact us.

Quality badge providers

quality badge providersIf you are a school looking for a National, independently assessed outdoor provider the Learning Outside the Classroom (LOtC) Quality Badge make the process of finding a safe and vetted provider a simple online procedure.

Go to their website here and simply search for a Quality Badge Holder either by area or by name.


There are many Free Outdoor Learning resources available online. Some of the best links are given below:

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