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Off Site Visits

ELC Guidelines ‘Safety & Good Practice in Managing Off Site Visits’

Scottish Framework for Safe Practice in Off Site Visits ‘Going Out There’

Equality Act and school trips – updated April 2014

Risk Assessment Template


Click here to access and fill in the Staff/ Session Booking Form


CPD and Staff Development

Staff Development (CLPL) Booking form

What to bring?

Mountain and Hill Skills Kit List (Word doc)

Paddlesports Kit List (word doc)

For Schools

Curricular Outdoor Learning Request 2019-20 v3

Staff CPD Booking Forms

Letter to Parents (Word doc)

Parental Consent form (PC1) – with medication (Word doc)

Biodiversity Education Guide  (Linked to download)

Sample all on one page ‘lesson plan’ for Prehistoric East Lothian (Word doc)

The Old schoolhouse Innerwick

Innerwick Handbook

Old School House Booking form & conditions 2019 (Word doc)

Innerwick Floor Plan (pdf)

Innerwick Feedback (word doc)


National Governing Body Syllabi

BCU Syllabi (webpage)

OLS Resources

Equipment Hire Form (word doc)


Duke of Edinburgh

DofE Expedition Supervision Plan


Early Years – Outdoor Learning

My World Outdoors – Care Inspectorate Guidance

Out to Play – Scottish Government / Care Inspectorate & Inspiring Scotland Guidance
Practical guidance for creating outdoor play experiences in early learning and childcare

Learning For Sustainability

Learning for sustainability (LfS) – Self-evaluation and improvement framework


Outdoor Learning Research

IOL research site