Forest School and Outdoor Leadership is a course at SCQF (Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework) Level 8.

This advanced unit is based upon knowing about and working in the forest and outdoor environment, to which are added leadership skills and the development of leadership autonomy. Participants learn how to manage in the forest and outdoor setting, as well as receiving a grounding in outdoor legal compliance.

 When does the course take place?

Due to the current situation, we have postponed the start of this course until further notice. Thank you for your patience and understanding.

 How much does it cost?

The course fee is £1200 (non-residential). For pricing to include residential, please email or call 0131 663 1921.

 How do I find out more?

Call Newbattle Abbey College on 0131 663 1921 or email Please also contact us if you are interested in other levels or have significant previous experience in outdoor leadership.

 How do I apply?

For an application form, please contact or call 0131 663 1921.

For further information please CONTACT US or call us on 0131 663 1921