Amazing Skills for Life

Life Support Training | 3 days from £153

First Aid & Life Saving School Trip Year 5 to 18+

Quality Training PLUS Premium Accommodation

Quality Life Support training for kids

With the introduction of First Aid to the school curriculum, NOW is the time to get your students working on these essential life skills. This is the ideal trip to build student's resilience, independence and knowledge.

Why choose this trip?

Delivered by expert NUCO-accredited First Aid trainers and RLSS-accredited Life Saving instructors, this is ideal for Year 5 pupils right up to Sixth Formers. Your programme includes outdoor adventure and use of incredible landscapes to ensure students are energised and switched on during their learning.

This is the perfect opportunity for teachers to deliver a host of curriculum objectives in an engaging, powerful way. 

Choose from 3, 4 and 5-day programmes. We can tailor your trips to cover additional objectives such as: Navigation & Compass Work, Field Studies and Historical Corfe Castle Trips.


Day 1

Arrive at midday and bring a packed lunch. After a quick tour of the Centre, we launch straight into activities.

Day 2

Today the students will cover Life Support and Personal Survival Skills. 

Its time to earn the first part of their Rookie Lifeguard (Bronze or Silver) and Land & Wave First Aid certificates

Day 3

It's all about Injuries, Bandages and Water Rescue on the third day.

Its time to earn the final part of their Rookie Lifeguard (Bronze or Silver) and Land & Wave First Aid certificates

Day 4

Its a double heading of Woodland Survival today

Day 5

Time for a well earned treat on the last day. Choose from Kayaking, Canoeing or Climbing

Great rooms and food

The Swanage Centre is the perfect comfy base for a school trip. Spacious rooms, excellent shower facilities and top-notch food are all reasons why we love it and know you will too. Security is paramount with keycode entry systems, CCTV and 24-hour staff on duty.

Premium facilities

As if a full programme isn't enough, you'll have full access to all the sports facilities at The Swanage Centre too. There's an indoor heated swimming pool, movie theatre, table tennis, sports dome with astro turf pitches, basketball court, tennis courts, aeroball, pool tables and more. We can block book areas for your group to use in your downtime and you're also given a box of sports equipment to use for the week.


How to find us

The Swanage Centre 

Harrow Drive


BH19 1PE

The Swanage Centre is located in the heart of the town, just moments from the beach.

Travel and parking

Swanage can be reached two ways; either take the A351 from Wareham OR travel across the chain ferry at Sandbanks and head to Swanage via Studland. 

Upon arrival, coaches should follow the driveway to the end where there is room to turn and drop off bags. If you bring your own minibuses, we'll pay you £150 per bus if you are happy to use them during your week. Otherwise we provide all transport once you arrive.

harrow house, swanage

Come for a site visit and we'll show you around


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