The Outdoor-Literate Citizen • Facilitation And Training Skills
Apprenticeships • Minibuses • Forest and Woodland Skills
Lake District World Heritage Site • Outdoor Photography
Programme Design • New Networks • Good Lunch • Regional Updates • UK Outdoor Learning News • Fresh Ideas
0900 - Arrivals, Registration and Refreshments, Networking and Trade Stands, Sign up for workshops
0930 – Welcome from IOL NW Chair
9:45 – Keynote Presentation and Discussion – Dave Harvey - The outdoor-literate citizen : a purpose for outdoor learning?
1045- Workshop session one. Choose from:
The New Outdoor Activity Instructor Apprenticeships – Your Questions Answered
Minibuses – Can I Drive Them?
English Lake District World Heritage Site - What's It Ever Done For Us?
Metaphorical Transfer In Outdoor Learning
Choice Theory In The Outdoors
Inspection, Maintenance And Storage Of Buoyancy Aids
Lake District Geology For Outdoor Practitioners
Forest School Principles In Practice
The Stories We Work Through: Addressing Horizons And Context In Adventure Sport Coaching
1215 - Lunch, Networking, Trade Stands
1330 - Regional news and outdoor learning updates – IOL NW Chair
1430 - Workshop session two. Choose from:
Developing Literacy And Numeracy Through Orienteering
Low Ropes With No Knots
Bringing Us To Our Senses: The Value Of Emotional Understanding Through Outdoor
Taking Photographs Your Customers Will Love
Creative Curriculums: Embedding Outdoors Into Curriculum
The Therapeutic Value Of Being Outdoors
I’m Too Busy To Evaluate My Practice’ Myth Busting Practitioner Research And Evaluation
Ice Breakers, Warm Ups And Group Games
How To Make A Comfortable Camp....Dens, Fire, Furniture And Gadgets
Field Studies - How Can These Approaches Do For You To Enrich Your Adventurous Activities?
1630 - Join us for refreshments and Wilf’s cakes, networking and NW AGM
1645 - IOLNW AGM (IOL Members only) - help shape the future of Outdoor Learning in your region.
1700 - Conference close
Bed and breakfast is available either before or after the conference - £25 per person for private en-suite accommodation – please contact YMCA Lakeside direct to book for B&B (t: 01539 539000 / Email Michaela.Boardman@fyldecoastymca.org )