ENGLISH AND OUTDOOR ADVENTURE
How many lessons are there on the English and Outdoor Adventure course?
There are 15 full hours of English lessons (which includes the written and oral test, needs analysis and induction on the first day) plus 12 hours of outdoor adventure activities each week.
The English lessons are from 09.00 to 12.30 with a total break time of 30 minutes.
The outdoor adventure activities take place for 3 hours on 4 afternoons from Tuesday to Friday each week.
This course is for international teenagers aged between 13 and 17.
Can I do any other activities?
Yes, there is 1 other afternoon activity and 4 evening activities each week plus a full day trip on Saturdays (not on your departure Saturday).
Open the English & Activities page to see what sort of activities we offer.
What outdoor adventure activities will I do?
Where do we do the outdoor adventure activities?
They are all based around the Weymouth and Portland area, a natural playground for those who love being outside.
All sessions are run by highly experienced instructors and college lecturers. They are adapted for individual groups to ensure that all students get the most out of the experience, learning new skills and having great fun.
The weekly activities are flexible and will be discussed and planned with the students.
Travel to and from the different sites as well as all equipment, including wetsuits and buoyancy aids is provided.
Can I book this course if I have never had any experience climbing, kayaking and so on?
Yes, this course is suitable for students of all levels of ability and experience.
Whether you are a beginner or advanced, the experienced instructors will ensure that this is a course you should remember for the rest of your life.
What do I need to bring with me?
Can I book this course just for one week?
Yes, we actually recommend only booking one week of this course and combining it with one of our other courses.
There is an extra weekly charge for this course - please see the dates and prices page for more information.
"Friendly, professional staff."
Alexander, from Russia
"All of them were fantastic, they were nice and friendly. They knew how to help you every time."
Beatrice, from Italy
"A little bit of sport, a lot of fun. Varied activities - nothing else to add. It was very good. Thank you very much!"
Annabelle, from France