Field Studies

Field Study

Environmental Education

Field Centre

Environmental Studies Centre

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Field Studies Centre

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WELCOME TO THE CRANEDALE CENTRE -
SPECIALISTS IN FIELD STUDIES

The Cranedale Centre is a residential fieldstudies centre providing high quality, academic, fieldcourses for British and overseas students.

Environmental Education - Cranedale

The Centre, established in 1983, has hosted fieldcourses for thousands of students since its inception and offers a comprehensive selection of courses in geography, biology/science, geology, environmental studies and outdoor education for students of all ages. Academic fieldwork courses, following exam board and NC specifications, are individually tailored for A level / GCSE and KS 3 students and an exciting selection of environmental studies topics are also available for tailoring courses to KS2 requirements.

For more course information, please visit the Courses page.

For available course dates click here.

Environmental Education - Cranedale

Cranedale Centre is an established leader in UK fieldwork offering its customers very high quality fieldcourses and facilities. Flexibility, superb organisation and attention to customer requirements are qualities which set the Cranedale Centre apart from others ‘in the field’ offering only fixed duration courses with standardised study programmes.


As part of our policy of continually monitoring and reviewing our performance we ask our customers to evaluate their courses. This is how visiting teachers rated the Centre over the past three years.


Tuition95.6% said very good or excellent
Course Planning97.9% said very good or excellent
Quality of meals95.0% said very good or excellent
Fieldwork Safety99.4% said very good or excellent
Students’ Level of Progress95.8% said very good or excellent
Value for Money92.0% said very good or excellent

  • I was impressed by the energy and rigorous approach of the teaching staff in particular. Thoroughly excellent all round as usual.

    Andrew Compton.
    Bolton School

  • Truly wonderful time - by far one of the best residential facilities we have visited. Thankyou.

    Jez Harper.
    The Elms School

  • We have really enjoyed our time here. The tutors have been great. There is a lovely atmosphere at Cranedale from the moment we arrive we feel looked after, safe and excited about the activities. The courses are evolving each year - a great learning experience and lots of fun. Thank you everyone.

    Ruth Such and all the St Albans High School staff

  • All tutors were exceptional - knowledgable, flexible and with just the right balance between informality and expectations with our students.

    Jason Pitt.
    Great Marlow School

  • This was my sixth visit to Cranedale and the first one for St Hilda's School. The staff have been so impressed by all the wonderful attention to detail and care that we have continuously been shown. It is reassuring to know that some great things in life dont change from ever delivering anything but excellence. Cranedale is one of them. See you next year.

    Dan Sayers.
    St Hilda's School

  • Another superb visit. Each year the staff have worked hard to improve an already excellent course and facility.

    Stuart Robertson.
    Kingston Grammar School

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