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Tweet Thursday 11th February 2021

Coming soon… New Online Introducing Orienteering Course for Secondary Schools

Introducing Orienteering for Secondary schools is a new initiative and has been designed to be the first step on the leadership pathway and aims to equip teachers and leaders with the knowledge and confidence to introduce Orienteering within their setting.

Orienteering is an outdoor physical activity that can be delivered safely in schools, can be delivered Covid-securely and support in the development of a young person’s confidence and the ability to make decisions.

This e-Learning course is offered at an introductory price of £20 until 31 March 2021.

The course will take an hour to complete, you will also receive the following

  • Certificate
  • 11 Group learning activities
  • 7 supporting resources
  • School Games information
  • British Schools Orienteering Championships information
  • Information on both mapped and virtual courses across the country
  • A list of useful books to support learning
  • A list of Equipment suppliers and sources of funding
Calling all Secondary School Teachers

Howard Blackman Business Development Officer at British Orienteering, says:

“Never has the opportunity been greater to promote and enjoy the benefits of active outdoor life in the UK. This course will be available online from the 23 February and can be completed at any time or day that fits in with you best, and you can study at your own pace.”  

Other online courses available and includes:

  • Introduction to Orienteering course for Primary School Teachers, Outdoor Centres and Youth Leaders.
  • Event Safety Course

Find out more here.