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At Branch Out we cater for post primary students of all ages, with options available for third level and teachers! We have the perfect locations for school tours. Our workshops can be delivered in our Dublin and Wicklow locations at or directly in your school or suitable location! Workshops are based around Environmental Awareness and Self Confidence.

Active Learning Programmes

Geographical Investigation River Field Study

Join us for a complete outdoor experience, the real field study! We create a unique learning environment where all students must participate and engage.

Ideal for school groups who wish to carry out field studies as part of the school curriculum, Junior and Leaving Certificate. Our experienced staff provide the highest standard of tuition.

  • Powerscourt Estate, Wicklow
  • Larch Hill Tibradden Dublin
  • Printed worksheets for each student
  • Modern facilities
  • Bus parking
  • Safe accessible river on site

Developmental Learning

Bushcraft Day Trip

Suitable for 1st-6th Years and TY students.

Spend the day in the forest building shelters, foraging, playing games and cooking around a campfire.

Teach your students leave no trace, show them the benefit of being in nature and working together!

Promote individual value, boost morale and build team spirit with this fun hands on outdoor event.

Locations include Larch Hill Dublin or local Coillte forest.

SPHE Outdoor workshops

Outdoor programmes designed for Junior cycle and Senior cycle SPHE.

Students explore Teamwork, Communication Skills, Goal Setting Personal Growth and Critical Thinking through active learning and the outdoor environment.

Your students will be given a series of tasks and problems to solve and each exercise will feature a feedback session to encourage the students to reflect on what they have learned.

We can deliver these workshops in our centres, at your school or at our many locations throughout Leinster.


Teachers Re-connect

Refresh, Restore, Reinvigorate!! Build team spirit with laughter, games and shared experiences .

Our workshop will take your staff beyond the walls of their workspace and into a natural setting which offers them a unique chance to connect, engage and find new ways of working together.

  • Improve physical health and mental wellbeing
  • Develop passion, teamwork and creative thinking
  • Reduce stress levels in the workplace
These programmes can be run at your school or at one of our locations throughout Leinster.

Larch Hill and Powerscourt estate are easily accessible from the M50, N11 and N81 and are located only 30 minutes from Dublin’s city centre.

Please note Branch Out has implemented many Covid -19 protocols and policies in order to keep all visitors safe when visiting.

087 9387421
087 239 1204