The aim of this qualification is to provide learners with the opportunity to show competency overtime in the essential knowledge and skills required by those who wish to pursue or further a career in the outdoors. There are three pathways which learners can choose from depending upon their focus.
There are no specific entry requirements but a basic level of communication is required.
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 detailed information on the qualification structure download the Learner Achievement Portfolio.
For details on the outdoor education pathway please follow the below link
For details on the outdoor recreation pathway please follow the below link
Portfolio of Evidence
Fees For Centres
£9 Printed NVQ Portfolio fee
This qualification provides progression onto other outdoor education and development qualifications.