Courses

Take your interests further. Find out about wildlife around you. Learn a new skill. There are usually courses running in this area, some of them free! If you know of any others that you think should be included, please let us know - go here to find out how.

Rocky shore at New Aberdour

Courses being run around Aberdeenshire

A number of courses are regularly offered by SCRA, the Scottish Countryside Rangers Association. These are open to non-members and offer a variety of topics from bushcraft skills to wildlife identification. Check back to see what's on offer.

Banff and Buchan College runs a variety of rural skills courses. Contact Pam Tateson to discuss what suits you at ptateson@banff-buchan.ac.uk

Creative STAR logo Creative STAR Learning Company runs courses on many aspects of outdoor learning and play for those who work with 3-18yrs old. This social enterprise is a registered CPD provider with Learning and Teaching Scotland.

Courses further afield

Scottish Natural Heritage runs a series of 'Sharing Good Practice' courses throughout the year, many of them at their Battleby Centre near Perth.
A list of the current courses can be found here.