FdA Outdoor Activity Leadership

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Why choose this course?


If you’re seeking adventure and could see yourself working in the outdoor sector, our foundation degree is your first step to an action-packed career.

  • Once you've completed this course, you will have the opportunity to top up your qualification by studying our BA (Hons) Outdoor Leadership and Management
  • Develop practical leadership skills and gain additional qualifications in a variety of outdoor activities from climbing, caving to canoeing
  • Learn at our specialist Outdoor Leadership Centre on the edge of the Peak District National Park
  • Benefit from our strong links with the outdoor sector, including work-based learning to help you prepare for your career
  • Broaden your horizons with regular fieldtrips and expeditions: our students have enjoyed practical experience in destinations such as Wales, the Lake District, Scotland, Greece, Norway, Slovenia and Morocco
  • Be inspired by our enthusiastic and expert staff who boast a wealth of professional experience in outdoor and adventure sport
  • Receive personal equipment to use during your studies including a rucksack, fleece, T-shirts, dry bag, first aid kit and maps of the area
  • Enjoy a course with a strong approval rating from students: 90% were satisfied with the overall quality of the course, according to the 2017 National Student Survey
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