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Active IQ Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Outdoor Programmes (Outdoor Development Training)

Apprenticeships Funding Available

Level 3

Ofqual Accreditation Number 600/9445/X


This qualification provides learners with the opportunity to show competency over time in the essential knowledge and skills required by those who wish to pursue or further a career in the outdoor sector. There are three pathways which learners can choose from depending upon their focus.

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There are no specific entry requirements.

As this is a competency-based qualification, learners will need to be assessed in the workplace.

To achieve the outdoor development pathway the learner must achieve a minimum of 46 credits. All 43 credits must be achieved from all eight mandatory units, and a minimum of three credits from one optional unit.

For details on the outdoor education pathway please click here.
For details on the outdoor recreation pathway please click here.

  • Portfolio of Evidence.
  • Practical Demonstration/Assignment.

£66 Registration / Certification fee 
£9 Printed NVQ Portfolio fee

This qualification provides progression onto other outdoor education and development qualifications.

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