Suffolk Wildlife Trust

Thorpeness beach activity by John Ferguson

Wild Beach Leader Training - Level 3

Location: Lowestoft Beach, Claremont Pier, Wellington Esplanade, Lowestoft , Lowestoft, Suffolk, NR33 0BS
Three days of experiential learning on the beach.

Event details


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About the event

*We appreciate that these are difficult times and we offer a flexible approach if booked places need to be cancelled or postponed due to illness or necessity to self-isolate. SWT is a  COVID secure organisation which aims to continue delivering these courses to enable more young people to experience outdoor learning.*

Led by experienced Wild Beach and Forest School Leaders , this course is suitable for practitioners wishing to use the beach as a learning environment. Suffolk's 50 mile stretch of heritage coastline is a natural resource on our doorstep. This course will provide teachers, support staff, outdoor educators and youth group leaders with the skills and confidence to make the most out of our beaches. 

Course consists of 3 units:

  • Keeping safe on the beach
  • Practical skills on the beach
  • Understanding the beach environment

Areas of learning include:

  • Risk benefit analysis
  • Understanding tides
  • Shelter, games and activities
  • Marine wildlife identification
  • Cooking outdoors
  • Sustainability and marine conservation zones 

    Please email for further details and to book.





Suitable for

Adults, Beginners