If you want to learn new outdoor skills, Fircroft College can provide the ideal environment. The outdoors will stimulate individuals and teams to operate more effectively in the great outdoors. 

  • Camp craft health & safety
  • Field craft hygiene
  • What kit & equipment to have and carry on fieldcraft camping expeditions
  • How to make basic shelters
  • How to use an emergency shelter
  • How to erect various tents
  • Introduction to basic fire lighting techniques
  • Why teamwork is important in the great outdoors
  • Basic navigational skills
  • Checking weather reports
  • What to take on camping trips
  • Field hygiene

Apply now and learn new enjoyable outdoor skills.


27th April - 29th April 2022


24th June 2022 - 26th June 2022

(3 Days and 2 Nights)


Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this course just a willingness to learn. 


Level 1 

Learning Outcomes 

You will cover the following:

  • Introductory skills which will help you enjoy the outdoors safely
  • Shelters/tents,
  • Navigating
  • Fieldcraft.


You may wish to progress onto our Outdoors for Wellbeing and our A More Sustainable World courses