What We Do

Guidance for Off-site Visits

Guidance for Off-site Visits

‘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 […]

Curriculum for Excellence through Outdoor Learning

Curriculum for Excellence through Outdoor Learning

Regular access to safe and stimulating outdoor learning provides an opportunity to deliver all aspects of the formal, informal and hidden curriculum in a way […]

Funding Opportunities

Outdoor Learning Hubs - West Lothian

Pupil Equity Funding Pupil Equity Funding is allocated directly to schools and is targeted at those children most affected by the poverty-related attainment gap. From […]

Adventurous Activities

Adventurous Activities

From mountain biking to sailing there is a wealth of high quality adventurous activities to take part in across Scotland. Through local authority outdoor centres […]

Training

Training

SAPOE members regularly provide training to staff in their local authority on how to deliver high quality outdoor learning. Across Scotland there are a wide […]

OEAP Outdoor Learning Cards (OLC)

OLC

Make the most of your school site and Outdoor Learning The Outdoor Learning Cards activities contribute directly to a wide range of educational and development […]

Find an Outdoor Learning Card trainer

Some of the trainers for Outdoor Learning Cards are also the SAPOE representative for their local authority. If you wish to contact one of them, […]

OEAP Educational Visit Co-ordinator (EVC)

This is a one day certificated course covering the management checks and procedures for off-site visits recommended by national guidance and the local authority. The […]

Find an Educational Visit Co-ordinator trainer

Some of the Educational Visit Co-ordinator trainers are also the SAPOE representative for their local authority. If you wish to contact one of them, please […]