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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.

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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

  • Cranedale is exceedingly good in everything it does. We have experience of several other field centres and can assure you that you are in a league of your own.

    Phil Kenny and Kevin Barber.
    Heckmondwike Grammar

  • Tutors were excellent and really challenged our students. Knew what was needed for the course and kept us all engaged.

    Vicky Barlow,
    De Ferrers Academy

  • It is always a delight to come here. Thankyou to all of your hardworking, enthusiastic and thoughtful staff.

    Peter Hickling,
    Fulford School

  • Levels of attention to detail are exemplary. The supporting knowledge and tuition provided by staff was outstanding. Staff engaged the students throughout. 

    Paul Ferguson,
    Sandwell College

  • 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

  • The tutors were beyond fantastic. They were hugely knowledgeable, friendly and brilliant ambassadors. The content was tailored perfectly to what we needed and the facilities were wonderful. 

    Niall Meldrum,
    Huntington School

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