Woodside Environmental Education Centre. Four Seasons Activity Programme
Through a diverse seasonally focused programme of land-based environmental activities, The Great Out-tours enrich & empower people with special needs, learning disabilities, dementia & mental health conditions, to see, interpret & understand the beauty, features & importance of our countryside. With this new found knowledge people can apply it to the context of their own lives increasing their quality of/appreciation for life.
When you enrol with the great out-tours you are automatically placed on our ‘four seasons activity programme’ at woodside. this training package incorporates the amazing flows of nature & farming across spring, summer, autumn & winter. The programme comprises a learning theme framework made up of 10 land-based activity areas: 1. hedgerow management & wildlife survey 2. sustainable back yard project 3. grow your own 4. woodland management 5. natural beekeeping 6. livestock areas 7. traditional orchard 8. ponds: survey & management 9. scrub management & survey 10. wildflower meadows & grassland management.