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11th July - 7th August 2021


Applications for School of English and Culture summer courses for 2021 are now open. If you were previously booked on to a 2020 course and did not ask for your booking to be cancelled, your place is secure and your application can be completed at your earliest convenience.

In the current climate of uncertainty, we realise that circumstances may alter between now and next summer. We will be as flexible as we possibly can if Covid-19 means your plans need to change and you can request a refund at any time up to 30 June 2021 without losing your deposit.

You can also rest assured that we will operate in line with government guidelines around social distancing and safety to ensure the wellbeing of all our guests and staff.

Teenage Outdoor Adventures

Note this is only a guide, not a guarantee.

Teenage Outdoor Adventures

Tutors: Mr Paul Webb
Weeks: 1, 2, 3 and 4

Course Details

Enjoy a variety of adventurous activities, including raft building and canoeing, climbing on the College's indoor climbing wall, the Swamp Challenge, team building tasks and a large inflatable obstacle course. The final day will feature a range of challenges, which will be your team's last chance to earn extra time to compete in The Crystal Dome. The team who collect the most gold pieces while in the Dome wins! All activities will take place within the extensive College grounds, supervised by qualified and experienced instructors ensuring maximum enjoyment and safety. No experience is necessary. However, a positive attitude and a willingness to get involved will increase the fun and enjoyment. Please bring a change of clothes, spare footwear, towel and a water bottle each day.

Course Notes


  • Challenges - a variety of Mental, Skill & Physical Challenges, set in locations around the college grounds
  • Watersports Day - Canoeing & Raft Building on the Trout Ponds
  • Climbing on the college's Indoor Climbing Wall
  • The Swamp Challenge - a series of challenges through a muddy & wet swamp
  • The Dome - Grab as many golden tickets you can to win the weekly prize


What to Wear:

  • Lose fitting clothes (not jeans/cords) that you don't mind getting wet or muddy,
  • Sturdy footwear (not sandals) that you don't mind getting wet or muddy

What to bring each day:

  • Towel
  • A drinks bottle with water
  • Spare Top (Fleece or Sweatshirt)
  • Spare Bottoms (Tracksuit Pants)
  • Spare underwear and socks
  • Old Trainers/footwear
  • Sun lotion

If you own a wetsuit and wetsuit boots please bring them.