Suffolk, UK
Posted: 2 years ago


£350 per course

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Three days of experiential learning on the beach from 11 -13 May 2022

Event details

Location: Felixstowe Beach, Felixstowe Beach, Felixstowe, Suffolk, IP11 7LZ

Date: Wednesday 11 May 2022 – Friday 13 May 2022

Time: 9.30-4.30pm

About the event

Led by experienced Wild Beach and Forest School Leaders , this Level 3 course, accredited by Open College Network West Midlands is suitable for practitioners wishing to use the beach as a learning environment. Suffolk’s 50 mile stretch of heritage coastline is a natural resource on our doorstep. This three day  course will provide teachers, support staff, outdoor educators and youth group leaders with the skills and confidence to make the most out of our beaches.

Course consists of 3 units:

  • Keeping safe on the beach
  • Practical skills on the beach
  • Understanding the beach environment

Areas of learning include:

  • Risk benefit analysis
  • Understanding tides
  • Shelter, games and activities
  • Marine wildlife identification
  • Cooking outdoors
  • Sustainability and marine conservation zones

Practical tasks are assessed during the course and a workbook will need to be submitted within 6 months from the start.

Please email for further details or to book, click on the ‘Book’ button.

Appropriate COVID-19 safety measures will be in place as applicable at time of course delivery.

Price: £350

Suitable for: Adults, Beginners