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Volunteers & Training

The Sharpham Outdoors Project offers a host of opportunities to young adults about to embark on a career relating to the environment.

These opportunities include supporting the educational provision of the project by volunteering as a mentor or becoming a LEMUR trainee taking responsibility for the offer we make to schools locally and further afield or joining the estates volunteer team tackling scrub management there’s something for everyone.

We run a range training courses, for those looking to gain scientific skills to add to the CV and including qualifications through to craft activities for those with an interest in our shared heritage and in learning a new skill.

We offer both national and international training opportunities with partners across Europe via our links with Ambios and work with a host of partners across the region and even across England to train the next generation of environmental professionals.

Please see the website for current opportunities or alternatively get in touch.

A place to get active

In the words of our visitors

  • I wanted to extend my thanks to you, Beth and staff for the opportunity to join my daughter Eve and the rest of the 'tribe' last Friday in the woods. Eve gained so much personally from just two solid days with you, she was beaming as we were driving home both covered in mud and paint!
  • Sarah-Jane (parent)
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See all our forthcoming events, courses and retreats in the what's on section of the site

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Get in touch

If you would like to know more about the information on this page, please contact:

Name: Sharpham Outdoors Project Manager Tel: 01803 732747 Email:outdoors@sharphamtrust.org

Address: Lower Sharpham Barton Farm, Ashprington Totnes TQ9 7DX.