THE SCOTTISH ADVISORY PANEL is the forum for representatives from Local Authorities across Scotland to consider and debate best practice in the development and safe delivery of Outdoor Learning.

It aims to:

  • Support Local Authorities in the development of Outdoor Learning as part of the Curriculum for Excellence
  • Promote and develop consistent good practice across Scotland for off-site visits through the implementation of Going Out There
  • Support the provision of Adventure Activities and residential Outdoor Centres

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Going Out There

'Going Out There' is the Scottish framework for Safe Practice in Off-site Visits. It has been developed in partnership by the Scottish Government, the Scottish Advisory Panel for Outdoor Education, the Health and Safety Executive, Education Scotland and the Association of Directors of Education, with input from other partners, voluntary organisations and providers.

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