Blairvadach OEC is one of the largest Residential Outdoor Education Centres in Scotland. The Centre is perfectly located on the east shore of the Gare Loch adjacent to Loch Lomond National Park. Set just south of the Arrochar Alps, this location gives ease of access to all the land and water environments required to deliver a quality outdoor education programme. The centre boasts first-class residential accommodation, high-quality food, modern equipment and a highly skilled, qualified and experienced team of instructors.
For over 40 years the centre has been recognised for delivering market-leading residential outdoor education programmes for schools, colleges and universities. All courses facilitate personal and social development and meet educational outcomes through challenge and adventure.
In addition, the centre offers a variety of educational activity courses and programmes throughout the year to a wide range of clients, including National Governing Body and ‘tailored’ vocational programmes.
The centre is a recognised course provider by the Royal Yachting Association, Scottish Canoe Associate, Mountain Leader Training, DofE AAP and holds an AALA license.