Category: Resources

BS 8848:2007+A1:2009

BS 8848:2007 + Amendment 1:2009 – Specification for the provision of visits, fieldwork, expeditions, and adventurous activities, outside the United Kingdom.

This specification can be purchased in pdf or hardcopy format from the BSI shop.

It may also be possible for Local Authority employees to gain free access to this document via the info4localgov website. Employees would need to obtain a username and password from their Health and Safety department, or ask their Health and Safety department to download the document for them.

Project Wild Thing

Project Wild Thing is a film led movement to get more kids (and their folks!) outside and reconnecting with nature. The film is an ambitious, feature-length documentary that takes a funny and revealing look at a complex issue, the increasingly disparate connection between children and nature.

Grounds for Learning Film Resource

This resource is for anyone who has an interest in children’s wellbeing at school although it has been designed to be particularly relevant to support staff.

New Outdoor Learning Resources

Two new resources published for Outdoor Learning for Education Scotland

1) Building your Curriculum: Outside and In

2) Outdoor Learning: Practical guidance, ideas and support for teachers and practitioners in Scotland