Our schools programmes are tailored to meet your needs, not just with the wide range of activities and providing a whole lot of fun, but in meeting your students' academic requirements.

Time spent at Skern Lodge develops young people's personal and social skills.  Team building, problem solving and communication, combined with the range of exciting activities, gives young people the best experience they can have.  Add the residential aspect to this and their time spent living and working together enhances their development even further.  Skills not only valuable in the classroom, playground and on the sports field, but also in the workplace in the future.

Research has shown that the key benefits of outdoor learning are:
1. Enjoyment
2. Confidence and character
3. Health and well being
4. Social and emotional awareness
5. Environmental awareness
6. Activity skills
7. Personal Qualities - initiative, self-reliance & tenacity
8. Skills for life - communication, leadership & teamwork
9. Increased motivation and appetite for learning
10. Broadened horizons - life choices and lifestyles

Click here for a useful checklist to organising your residential trip

Courses at our Centre in Devon
Courses run at your school or at our Centre in Devon