Courses, Guide Training & Workshops

Wild Scotland recognises the importance of recruiting (and retaining) staff with the correct skills, and is involved with the development and delivery of various industry-focussed courses.

Wilderness Guide Training Programme May 2013. Credit: Myles Farnbank

Credit: Myles Farnbank

We deliver the following recognised courses:

Internationally recognised course on best practice in the outdoors. Suitable for all staff working with guests in the outdoors from seasonal staff to experienced guides.

  • Wildlife Tourism Training (1 day)

Presents the opportunity for wildlife tourism in Scotland. Material can be adapted for audience e.g accommodation, tour guides or those already working in the sector.

Marine wildlife training and accreditation scheme for skippers and crew who may encounter marine wildlife during the course of their trips.

If you would like to find out about any of these courses or discuss other training needs, then please contact us.

Anyone who wants to lead environmental education sessions or facilitate positive nature experiences for children, young people or adults.

Anyone who wants to lead environmental education sessions or facilitate positive nature experiences for children, young people or adults.

 If you would like to find out about any of these two courses or discuss other training needs, then please contact Wild Things!