The following organisations have endorsed  OEAP National Guidance

HSE-logoThis national guidance for the management of outdoor learning, off site visits and learning outside the classroom now has Government endorsement.  We have been authorised to say that “the content of this guidance is in line with advice from the Health and Safety Executive”. HSE web site »

National Education Union logoThe National Education Union
450,000 teachers, lecturers, support staff and leaders working in maintained and independent schools and colleges.
NEU web site »

NAHT Heads and Deputies Professional Association logoNAHT
Professional Association serving all Heads and Deputies in all sectors of Education in England, Wales and Northern Ireland.
NAHT web site »

Aspect (now the Aspect Group of Prospect)Aspect (now the Aspect Group of Prospect)
Prospect, the union for professionals, represents engineers, scientists, managers and other specialists in more than 300 private and public sector organisations.
Aspect Group web site »

Council for Learning Outside the ClassroomCouncil for Learning Outside the Classroom
Resources for practitioners of learning outside the classroom, provided by the Council for Learning Outside the Classroom.
CLOtC web site »

ASCL Association of School and College LeadersAssociation of School and College Leaders
The ASCL is a leading professional body representing more than 18,000 school, college and system leaders across the UK.
ASCL web site »

The Adventure Activities Licensing Authority (AALA)The Adventure Activities Licensing Authority
Adventure activities licensing ensures that activity providers follow good safety management practices.
AALA web site »

IOLInstitute for Outdoor Learning
Developing quality, safety and opportunity to experience outdoor activity provision by supporting and enhancing the good practice of those working in the outdoors.
IOL web site»

AHOECThe Association of Heads of Outdoor Education Centres
AHOEC is committed to quality in outdoor learning, to inspirational experiences, challenging activities, excitement and fun, all with a lifelong positive impact.
AHOEC website »

Field Studies Council
FSC, an education charity dedicated to providing informative and opportunities for people of all ages and abilities to discover, explore, be inspired by, and understand the natural environment.
FSC web site »

Independent Outdoor Group logoIndependent Outdoor Group
Independent Outdoor is the umbrella organisation for staff delivering outdoor activities at independent schools in the UK.
Independent Outdoor website »

Expedition Providers Association logoExpedition Providers Association
EPA is a membership organisation for organisations who work in the overseas youth expedition sector.
EPA Website

The School Travel forumSchool Travel Forum
is a membership organisation for organisations who work in the school travel sector.
STF Website


Paul Hamlyn Foundation
Royal Geographical Society