School of Adventure Studies

Our next open day is Saturday 1st November 2014 in Fort William

Course Induction Information - New entrants to the BA (Hons) ATM programme

About the School


We are the fastest growing school of adventure studies in the UK and are located in the finest location for outdoor activities. Amazing rivers of all grades flow from the mountains which make up our natural playground all set against the marvellous landscapes and seascapes of the West Coast and the Islands of Skye, Rum, Eigg, Canna and Muck.

Our academic team includes lecturers who publish in the field as well as those who are highly experienced in the adventure tourism world. Please have a browse through our staff pages to get a feel for the breadth and depth of talent involved in the course delivery.

To find out more about what it is like to study in the Highlands on such a course, please join our Facebook page. Please contact us if you would like to know more, or; if you feel you are up to the challenge of studying in this wild and varied natural environment, you can apply online for one of our courses by clicking on the links below:

Certificate in Outdoor Adventure Broadford, Isle of Skye

Certificate in Advanced Outdoor Leadership Fort William

Adventure Tourism Management BA (Hons) Fort William

MSc Ecotourism

Career opportunities include:

Instructing outdoor & adventure activities, adventure education, guiding, coaching, small and medium size enterprise management roles in activity centres, tourism policy positions, risk management and many more.



For enquiries about the School of Adventure Studies, please contact Tina Davenport
School Administrator, or call +44 (0)1397 874312.




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