Mount Batten Centre

The Mount Batten Centre is one of the foremost Outdoor Education centres in the South West.




About Mount Batten Centre

The aim at Mount Batten is to encourage, support and educate young people by introducing them to the challenges of watersports and adventurous activities. Visiting groups can be assured that the range of activities offered by the centre will be delivered safely by qualified and DBS cleared instructors.

The Mount Batten Centre is accredited by the Adventure Activities Licensing Authority, the Royal Yachting Association and British Canoeing. Additionally they hold the Learning Outside the Classroom quality badge and they are acknowledged by Canoe England as a ‘Top Centre’.


SEND Facilities

Free pre-visit

LOtC quality badge

Key Information

Age suitability

7-11 yr olds, 11-14 yr olds, 14-16 yr olds, 16-18 yr olds

Key Stages

  • Key Stage 2,

  • Key Stage 3,

  • Key Stage 4,

  • Key Stage 5,

Risk Assessment copy available?

By email or by post

Holder of Learning Outside the Classroom Quality Badge

  • Yes

  • Topics

    • Health and exercise,

    • Rivers and coasts,

    Risk Assessment Category


    Annual opening times

    All year

    Residential Courses


    Suitable for disabled/SEND needs



    Health and exercise

    Rivers and coasts

    Curriculum Subjects


    Drama & Performing Arts

    Personal, Social and Health Education (PSHE)

    Physical Education

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