Education Gone Wild

Empowering children to learn and develop key skills by engaging with nature and the great outdoors.

Benefits to children

Working scientifically to connect with nature

Learning about local wildlife and conservation

Getting active and outside

Improving communication, teamwork and leadership skills

Building emotional intelligence and respect for others

Developing confidence, listening skills and discipline

Wide Range of Services

Whether you want to use our services for a single day, or through the holidays, we offer a cost-effective solution designed to suit your requirements.

Schools Programme

  • Primary School Programme
  • Dedicated, six-week outdoor programme that gets children outside
  • Learn about wildlife, habitats and animal classification
  • Designed to help children develop a range of key skills
  • Gain an understanding about outdoor survival, and building a shelter
  • Build important knowledge and skills through fun, active, hands on learning
  • Working together as a team, children will learn to respect nature and get creative
  • Tailored to the national curriculum

Holiday Camps

  • Open to all 6-12 year olds
  • Designed to get children creative outdoors
  • Aims to develop teamwork, friendships, problem solving and discipline
  • Different programme each day
  • Guest speakers attending so expect to get messy!
  • A trusted and fun activity provision for the school holidays
  • Activities include:
  • Tracking and Trailing
  • Den Building
  • Stealth Games
  • Wild Art
  • Camouflage
  • Story Telling
  • Assault Courses
  • Natural Craft
  • Wild Play

Wild Tots

  • Open to all 3-6 year olds

Our Wild Tots course is designed to get you and your children creative outdoors. Working alongside their parents/carers this specialist six week program aims to develop friendships, problem solving, creativity and emotional awareness.
Away from the constraints and confinement of indoor play, being outside children’s imaginations are often stimulated by the objects around them and they quickly tap into their creativity.

Wild Rangers

  • Open to all 7-12 year olds

Wild Rangers is a specialist Saturday workshop that aims to develop friendships, leadership, problem solving, creativity and discipline.
From Wild Art to Tracking and Trailing, Assault Courses to Den Building; there’s something for everyone; a different focus each week. Wild Rangers is open to children of all abilities and runs from 11.00am-12.00 every Saturday morning for five weeks.
A trusted and fun activity provision. Let your children loose here at Wild Rangers!

Meet Caine

Company Director and First Step Wild founder, Caine Wild, is a passionate outdoor enthusiast who is committed to helping children of all ages to reap the many benefits of active, hands on learning.

What they're saying

Below are just some of the positive things that our clients are saying about us. We are pleased to find that our services are such a success and can be so beneficial to so many individuals. This is why we do what we do.