Outdoor Leadership

Turn your passion for the great outdoors into your career See what one of our students says

Buxton is the ideal place to study Outdoor Leadership.

We have fantastic facilities at our own outdoor leadership centre and the Derbyshire Peak District itself is a stunning, challenging, natural learning environment.

In addition, our Outdoor Activities courses are so successful that they're ranked fifth in The Guardian's 2014 University Guide for tourism.

Gain a professional qualification

You will be able to gain professional qualifications during your course. These include National Governing Body Awards in mountain leader training, rock climbing or canoeing.

Career ready

Our focus on real world learning means you will put your academic theory into practice through outdoor sessions, work placements and field trips. You'll get all the experience and qualifications you need for your career.

Outdoor Leadership courses