Curriculum-led outdoor learning and play INSET training for teachers and early years educators.

We have adapted our training offer in response to Covid -19

LtL has 30 years’ experience offering successful, face to face training for educators at all stages in educational settings across the UK.

We cover:

  • strategies for teaching impactful curriculum-led outdoor learning
  • practical techniques for building and maintaining outdoor routines
  • inspirational ideas for simple grounds changes to enhance outdoor learning and play
  • proven benefits of outdoor learning and play

We are ideally positioned to support educators now expected to deliver an increased level of curricular-led outdoor learning.  We can embed outdoor learning pedagogy in educational settings as a positive legacy in the journey to a new normal and not a return to the old one.

From light touch to in-depth courses or online modules we are ready to help you in a way that suits your needs to feel equipped in taking children outdoors – what’s more we’re confident you’ll see the benefits for both you and your learners and want to do it even more!

Outdoor Learning Conferences and Events

Beelines workshop 1

Beelines workshops are fully funded outdoor learning events that will inspire and equip you as a teacher to lead changes for Pollinators. Beelines workshops are fully funded outdoor learning events […]


Beelines workshop 2

Beelines workshops are fully funded outdoor learning events that will inspire and equip you as a teacher to lead changes to the benefit of Pollinators in school grounds. You will […]


Beelines workshop 3

Beelines workshops are fully funded outdoor learning events that will inspire and equip you as a teacher to lead changes to the benefit of P Beelines workshops are fully funded […]


ISGA Member Retreat (2021)

Pitlochry Youth Hostel Knockard Rd, , Pitlochry

This is the ISGA Member retreat, directly after the International School Grounds Conference in Stirling, September 2020.The retreat is in Pitlochry

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LtL’s Summer Training: Outdoor Learning and Play

Happening initially from Tuesday 7th July – Thursday 16th July

You will be able to book each workshop/webinar here from Tuesday 16th June charged at £10 per session. Don’t miss out and sign up to our newsletter here to be the first to hear when our programme is live!

The programme comprises a series of more personalised remote interactive workshops led by our experienced trainers.  We will cover our most popular outdoor learning and play themes  from ‘Unleashing the Potential of your Grounds for Early Years’ to ‘Taking English/Literacy Outdoors for upper primary (KS2)’ to Taking Learning Outdoors for Secondary Schools. There will be something for everyone.

There will also be a headline webinar each Thursday afternoon continuing our immensely successful series featuring different guest speakers each week.

Learning to Return Outdoors *New*

Available to book now. Please contact for more information or to book a course for your setting(s).

This is a higher level, two-day training programme available for whole-staff teams or representatives from local authority school clusters/academy chains. The training and resources will equip a minimum of two teachers per school to overcome challenges, support, and resource colleagues, and embed a culture for sustainable usage of outdoor spaces for learning and play. With additional remote support and resources for the first term back.  We require a cohort of 25-30 teachers to run the course for you at a cost of approximately £2,900 +VAT

Existing Outdoor Learning and Play Training *Offer Still Stands*

We are now accepting bookings now for our existing popular programme of training as detailed here: Early Years, Primary & Secondary.

Full day: £580 + VAT

Half-day: £420 + VAT

Twilight: £315 + VAT

To book any course please contact or submit an enquiry form for the course of your choice.

Our delivery team are abreast of current government guidelines on social distancing and gathering and rest assured that we will work with you in your local authority to ensure that the training we commit to is in line with your own setting’s policies and procedures.  Half and full-day sessions will blend face to face outdoor experiential learning with a remotely presented indoor workshop with time allowed for questions and answers. Twilight courses will be outdoors only.

Advisory Visits *Offer Still Stands*

We are now accepting bookings for our school grounds advisory service to support you in unleashing the potential of your school grounds for learning and play and paying attention to organising spaces and children outdoors during covid-19 restrictions.

Full day: £580 + VAT

Half-day: £420 + VAT

Advisory Visit Report: £685 + VAT

To book or for further information contact or submit an enquiry form for the visit.

One of our experienced school grounds advisors will visit your grounds maintaining social distance from a school representative to audit existing spaces through photographs, observations, and consultation.  The findings will inform a range of advice offered for improving the spaces.  A report outlining stages of development and prioritising areas for progress is an exceptionally useful resource and can be prepared for an additional fee.

Online Training Modules *New*

We are excited to announce that we will have three brand new online training modules available from August.  You can expect the same impactful training content but an exciting new platform so that the training can truly fit around your busy schedules. sign up to our newsletter here to be the first to hear when our online training platform is live.

Ongoing Home Learning Support and Resources

During lock down we responded from the outset with free online support and resources for educators, teachers and parents. Whether leading home learning or back in school look here for more information –

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