OLS is a not-for-profit Community Interest Company that aims to enable equal access to affordable yet quality outdoor learning experiences for young people.
Many schools offer a range of opportunities to develop young people’s personal & social development through residential experiences that could change their lives.
Through connecting with the natural environment & outdoor experiences young people will learn the skills, knowledge and understanding to develop:
self: through developing personal capabilities such as, resilience, self-reliance, resourcefulness, cooperation, self-motivation & confidence with a viewpoint of enhancing life skills & skills for work
others: through developing teamwork capabilities and skills for life & work along with a wider understanding of environmental issues and global issues
environment: through an understanding of our natural planet and the resources it provides & awareness of sustainability for a greener planet
‘Beyond adventure – curriculum based outdoor learning’