The framework is designed for individuals looking to improve their knowledge and skillset. Entry routes are not pre-defined and learners wishing to pursue the framework could come from a range of backgrounds with a variety of qualifications (both academic and vocational).
This apprenticeship also provides a progression route for learners who may have completed an Apprenticeship in Outdoor Programmes and is also suitable potential career changers.
This framework is suitable for candidates with the intention of moving into or towards managerial positions within centres and/ or working in higher responsibility positions in outdoor settings where qualifications are key.
The framework can also be suitable for developing instructors and coaches in the outdoors with aspirations to lead, manage and inspire high quality outdoor learning experiences.