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This is a one year full-time course for students wishing to pursue a career in the Outdoor Education industry. The course gives an insight into subjects which can be developed further should you wish to progress onto our Higher National Diploma (HND) in Outdoor Education. A main feature of the course is the amount of practical activities and residential courses that are delivered by some of the most highly qualified coaches in the outdoor industry. Key highlights include: - Timetables outdoor activity days - Access to an extensive practical programme - Coaching opportunities to ‘real’ client groups - Ski residential to Andorra - Access to college outdoor activities club - We have a base at Glasgow’s artificial white water course- Pinkston - Expeditions (UK & oversees) - Our partnership with Glenmore Lodge (Scotland’s National Outdoor Centre). Subsidised qualifications available: - Foundation Safety & Recue Training - BCU 1-4 star Awards (Open Canoe, White Water, Sea, Surf) - BCU UKCC Levels 1 & 2 - White Water Safety & Rescue - Alpine Ski Leader (ASL) - Rental ski technician - White Water Raft Guide - Trail Cycle Leader Award - Single Pitch Award - Summer Mountain Leader - Level 2 powerboat - Level 2 Sailing - First Aid at Work - SCUK Child Protection Certificate - Various ETC Modules