This is a chance for participants to have a life-shaping adventure with people from all over the world, to know what they are truly capable of achieving and to stand out in a crowded market place.
Resilience and determination - The ability to bounce back from setbacks and sustain effort in working towards and achieving goals
Problem solving - Analysing facts and finding creative solutions
Self confidence and self belief
Self management - Accepting responsibility, flexibility, time management, improving own performance
Communication - Listening, questioning and articulating
Team working - Respect, cooperating, negotiating and persuading
Making the most of new opportunities - The importance of a positive attitude, openness to new ideas and the desire to achieve.
Highly adventurous, featuring climbing, canoeing, gorge walking etc PLUS: A 4 day expedition, A 24 hour solo, A further 4 day, unsupported, multi disciplined expedition and High level Action Planning and Goal Setting. It is an international course, designed for the benefit of UK students
"We are all better than we know. If only we can be brought to realise this,
we may never be prepared to settle for anything less."
KURT HAHN, Co-founder of The Outward Bound Trust
The Outward Bound Trust exists to turn these words into reality
for an ever-increasing number of young people.
We are very happy to announce the Course Dates for the 2017 Skills for Life Award:
Aberdovey 3rd to 21st July, 2017
Ullswater 10th to 28th July, 2017
Aberdovey 24th July to 11th August, 2017
Ullswater 31st July to 18th August, 2017
Aberdovey 14th August to 1st September, 2017
Please watch the video to learn more about the course content & activities.
If you are interested in attending one of the summer courses in the UK please contact;
Vanessa Ilsley - Family Liaison Office and Administrator
Tel: +377 97 70 06 55
This year's candidates, parents and Committee members mixed and mingled at the Monte-Carlo Country Club, enjoying live music and a wonderful buffet dinner.
VIP Guests included Olympic Silver medal cyclist Gustave Larsson, also professional cyclist & nutrition expert Veronica Larsson who run 'Human Top Performance Monaco' http://www.htpmonaco.com. To see the Photo Gallery, Click here.
Monday 5th December – the Awards ceremony at the Yacht Club de Monaco : this is an important event for participants and families when HSH Prince Albert, our patron, presents each participant who successfully completed the courses with his or her certificate.
Help us to give this life changing opportunity to more candidates by becoming a member of our association, click here to learn how.
We are lucky to have a very experienced group of people that runs Outward Bound Monaco, Click Here to Meet The Committee & Advisors
Outward Bound Monaco is totally supported by the parent organisation in the United Kingdom and we work very closely together, Click Here to learn more about The Outward Bound Trust UK