Start your journey as an outdoor instructor. Our next apprenticeship opportunity starts on 15 April 2024 and runs until May 2025. This is one of the best-paid and qualification-rich apprenticeships within the outdoors. Anyone over the age of 18 can apply.
You can expect a friendly, personal experience whilst gaining professional, relevant qualifications to propel you into your outdoor career. You’ll train alongside four other apprentices for 2024/25 and meet plenty of other aspiring outdoor professionals as they start their outdoor careers.
We have been successfully training outdoor instructors for the last 12 years and this is our third year running this awesome apprenticeship.
Sea Kayak Award
Stand Up Paddleboard Sheltered Water Award
Paddle Safety & Rescue Training
First Aid Award
ITC Level 3 Outdoor First Aid
Bushcraft Instructor Level 2
Training & Assessment
Lowland Leader Training
Lowland Leader Assessment
Additional In-House Qualifications:
Archery Tag, Team Building, Nightline, Pioneering, Beach Games, Campfire, Crabbing, Matrix, Mini Olympics, Slip and Slide, Sports
You will also have access to:
Heavily discounted outdoor kit
Additional subsidised outdoor training courses
Access to SUPs, Kayaks and Climbing kit in your spare time
To apply, you MUST be available for the Apprenticeship Selection Weekend on the 09 & 10 March 2024. This will be based in Swanage, Dorset. We will provide dormitory-style accommodation (Saturday night) and food for the weekend.
This 2-day Apprenticeship Selection Weekend includes a range of outdoor adventure activities, an interview and some assessment tasks. This is your opportunity to show us why you deserve a place on this fantastic Apprenticeship Programme.