We are developing and running a variety of outdoor CPD courses specially designed for the outdoor practitioner/educator. These provide opportunities for you to develop your skill base, learn about new techniques and provide opportunities to interact with other practitioners.
What is CPD?
Continuous Professionals Development is the ongoing process of developing, maintaining and documenting professional skills. These skills may be technical or soft skills. An essential aspect of CPD is the process of recording and reflecting on your learning. Engaging in professional development is vital to a practitioner as it helps to build your confidence and credibility, as well as to keep you current.
Why should I undertake CPD?
In most professions, CPD is a requirement. Many employers, professional associations and awarding
What CPD opportunities do you offer?
Currently, we are delivering Safeguarding/Child Protection CPD courses. We are currently developing a suite of courses including managing challenging behaviour, creative reviewing and reflective practice.
Safeguardinging and Child Protection in the Outdoors
This outdoor CPD course is ideal at those working with children in the outdoors. On this course, you will look at what constitutes as abuse, what the legal expectations are, what Scotland’s cross-agency is, how to identify abuse and how to report it. We will also look at how to protect children from harm and how to protect yourself from allegations of abuse. Upon successful completion of this course, you will gain a QNUK Level 2 Award in Safeguarding and Protecting Children and Young People (RQF)