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Welcome to The Alba Explorers.

Respected Educators for Outdoor Learning and Environmental Education

Our Services

At The Alba Explorers, we pride ourselves on providing tailored Outdoor Education experiences designed to meet the unique needs of clients across North East Scotland. Our comprehensive services include immersive Pupil Development Sessions, empowering students with hands-on learning experiences that foster personal growth and environmental awareness.


Through our carefully curated Outdoor and Environmental Education Syllabus, we guide students on a journey of discovery, facilitating the attainment of prestigious awards like the John Muir Award, NNAS Navigation Award and RSPB Wild Challenge, while instilling values of responsibility and stewardship for the natural world. For students with Additional Support Needs, we offer specialized sessions combined with periodic pupil progress reports. ASN sessions can be facilitated on or offsite using our reliable minibus transportation service.

We also offer CPD Accredited Teacher Training sessions, equipping educators with the skills and knowledge needed to seamlessly integrate outdoor education into their teaching practice. In addition, our expertise extends to the creation of bespoke outdoor spaces within school grounds, such as orchards and ponds, transforming ordinary spaces into vibrant learning environments. 

Why TAE?

A family-run business deeply rooted in our local community, The Alba Explorers Ltd. is driven by expertise and genuine passion for outdoor education and environmental stewardship. Our commitment to excellence has been recognised through prestigious awards, including the Herald Family Business Awards' Commitment to Community Award, a special high commendation from the RSPB Nature of Scotland Awards, and the VIBES Service Scotland award for championing environmental sustainability, highlighting our dedication to enhancing and protecting Scottish nature.

With a wide-reaching impact, we have proudly collaborated with 40 schools across Angus, Dundee, Aberdeenshire and Aberdeen, delivering transformative outdoor education experiences that inspire and empower young learners. Our approach is guided by our bespoke outdoor education syllabus, and grounded in practicality and effectiveness, ensuring that our programs make a real difference in the lives of students and the health of our planet.

Additionally, as Accredited CPD providers, our courses are meticulously developed to meet the evolving needs of educators and professionals. By choosing The Alba Explorers Ltd., you're not just investing in education; you're investing in a brighter, more sustainable future for generations to come. Choose The Alba Explorers Ltd. for an unparalleled outdoor education experience, grounded in expertise, passion, and a commitment to excellence.

CPD Accredited 

Award Winning

Bespoke TAE Syllabus


TAE Values

Regenerating Nature





Environmental Respect





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