Mountain biking

What adventure will you take

There are lots of opportunities in the outdoor industry for you to discover as you learn new skills and a passion for different interests.

From Forest School if you’re still at school, to our choice of courses for 16-18 year olds, right through to degree level, we’ve got lots of options to challenge you and help develop your skills or even help you on your way to a career in the outdoor adventure industry.

Opening up links to the health and fitness industry, sports coaching plus leisure and tourism, start your adventure today with one of our outdoor adventure courses at Plumpton! 

14-16 Courses

16+ Courses

University Courses

Short Courses and Bespoke

Apprenticeships

Facilities

Whether exploring on land as part of our fantastic 800-hectare estate, climbing our indoor climbing wall or even taking part in activities in the water, we’ve got outstanding facilities at Plumpton College and our other excellent Out Centres for you to experience and enjoy.

  • On land – the perfect environment to base your studies

Our extensive Plumpton estate is the ideal place for you to experience all of our outdoor activities, all with the beautiful backdrop of the South Downs.

  • Take to the water with our excellent choice of watersports

Discover all of our sailing and water-sports activities at our excellent academy at Piddinghoe Lake. We’ve also got other inland and coastal locations.

  • So many sports for you to discover and enjoy

Whether you play on land or in the water, we’ve got excellent facilities at Plumpton, including our large sports field and two outdoor hard-surface tennis courts. 

  • An excellent residential centre in beautiful North Wales

Lots of outdoors excitement to be had at our residential centre at Plumpton at Snowdonia. Think mountaineering, mountain biking and multi-pitch climbing just as a starter…