Introduction to Outdoor Learning & Play

If you are new to working at a particular age or stage, are recently qualified and want to know more about quality outdoor learning and play, then this is an ideal course for you. We explore a range of ways of developing your outdoor provision and practice that are low cost and doable.


  • To develop an understanding of the breadth and depth of outdoor learning and play
  • To look at how to get started and to develop routines and strategies to ensure this is a daily part of your practice in the early years, and at least weekly in primary school, all year round
  • To further develop your outdoor learning and play through the active involvement of children in your class or school

At least 50% of this course takes place outside.  You need to come with suitable clothing and footwear for the weather and season.


Audience  :  EYFS practitioners, EYFS leads, primary teachers, teaching assistants, curriculum leads

Date  :  15 May 2020

Time  :  9.00am – 4.00pm

Venue  :  Wellfield Nursery and Infant School, 50 Dumber Lane, Sale, M33 5QX

Cost  :  £200 per person

Facilitated by  :  Juliet Robertson of Creative STAR Learning



Juliet is one of Scotland’s leading education consultants who specialises in outdoor learning and play. She works at a national level delivering training, giving keynote speeches, leading and supporting innovative outdoor projects and writing content for websites, documents and case studies.   She is passionate about enabling schools, play organisations and early years settings to provide quality outdoor learning and play opportunities for children and young people.


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