Welcome to Independent Outdoor

Independent Outdoor is the umbrella organisation for staff delivering outdoor activities at independent schools in the UK.

All of our team work in outdoor activities at independent schools, hold the higher awards from the national governing bodies and have experience of running national training and assessment courses.

Independent Outdoor

Most are able to act as Technical Advisers in one or more areas. We use very small ratios of trainer to delegate in our practical workshops so that the course can be tailored to individual needs. The style is always collaborative - professionals discussing and sharing good practice, alongside clear demonstration of higher level skills by the trainer.

Approved by: Independent Schools Council (ISC), the Department for Education, Health and Safety Executive (HSE), Adventure Activities Licensing Service (AALS), RGS-IBG Expedition Advisory Centre

Lake Syamozero - 13 weeks ago

Could this be Russia’s Lyme bay...? The initial investigation blames the Government:


Towed Inflatables - 17 weeks ago

There are a variety of towed inflatables such as 'banana boats', tubes and 'biscuits' etc that are generally towed at speed behind a power boat. In most cases the risk of falling off the inflatable is greater than for normal passengers in a power...