The great out-tours is headed by john brooksbank who is the lead instructor of all activity programmes
“i will share with you the wonders of the great outdoors across the four seasons & deliver exciting & captivating practical experiences in areas such as: managing & protecting the countryside, animal care, bushcraft, rural craft, growing & harvesting.”

 John Brooksbank

John’s career background includes teaching at Plumpton College in Sussex (one of the UK’s most well reputed land-based colleges) & managing a farm based training centre of excellence. Within both capacities he designed exciting ‘hands-on’ activity programmes, teaching to a wide spectrum of learner profiles ranging from special needs & disabled adults through to degree & tailored countryside course participants. John is qualified to BSc (Hons) degree level in Ecology & Biogeography & FdSc Foundation Degree level in Countryside Management. A team of experienced instructors will support you with specialist teaching & training in land-based areas you are keen to develop. All staff are teacher trained with CRB certification & vast experience within the farming, environmental & horticultural ‘fields’.