The agenda and reports from the SAPOE meeting on 15 – 16th March 2018 are now available.
Interested parties only now have until the 9th March to comment on the HSE’s discussion document on its review of AALA. The document sets out the three options that the HSE board will be taking forward for consideration, and your input will help inform HSE of what the industry across the UK feels about each […]
The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) is reviewing the delivery and scope of the Adventure Activities Licensing Authority (AALA) on behalf of Department for Work and Pensions (DWP). The scope of the review aims to ensure that the provision of licencing of adventure activities is delivered in a sensible, proportionate and cost-effective manner, and encourages […]
The minutes, reports and agenda for the SAPOE meeting held at the University of Edinburgh on 5th December 2017 are available. Download attachments: SAPOE minutes 5th December 2017_FINAL SAPOEAgenda_5thDecember2017
The minutes, reports and agenda for the SAPOE meeting held at the University of Edinburgh on 7th September 2017 are available.
Note from David Girling, Programme Leader, BA (Hons) Outdoor Education and Learning at Perth College UHI
The Social Impact Report 2017 from the Outward Bound Trust is available to download
The minutes, reports and agenda for the SAPOE meeting held at the Low Port Centre, Linlithgow on 8th June 2017 are available
The Parliament acknowledges the work of various national conservation charities, including RSPB Scotland and the National Trust for Scotland, in the provision and promotion of outdoor education; believes that outdoor education should be seen as an important component of the curriculum, with meaningful benefits to both pupils’ learning and their health
School children across Scotland should be given more opportunities to learn lessons – including English, maths and science – outdoors, according to leading education advisors and experts