Leader & Parent resources

Here you will find all of the information you’ll need for your school residential trip in Dorset. Simply click on the appropriate form to download and read at your leisure. We’ve grouped the documents into handy sections for your convenience. There’s information for leaders, students and parents.

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Residential Centre

The documents below are extremely helpful for leaders organising a trip to the Cumulus Outdoors Residential Centre in Swanage. You’ll find plenty of helpful documents to download and distribute to students and parents.

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Tented Village

Browse our helpful Tented Village documents ahead of your residential school trip. We’ve compiled a detailed brochure as well as a preparation checklist and suggested kit list. Please read the documents thoroughly ahead of your outdoor activity trip with Cumulus Outdoors.

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This section contains documents that are relevant to both our Residential Centre and Tented Villages. The information will help you get a feel for the kinds of food you can expect during our trips. There’s also essential dietary requirement and medical forms.

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We know sending your children off to their first school residential trip can be daunting, but there’s no need to worry – you can rest assured that we have their well-being and safety at heart. Your child will have the most fantastic time here on the Jurassic Coast in Dorset and return home with many stories to tell, having enjoyed a host of adventure activities with their peers.

Below you will find a selection of helpful information, which will aid preparation for the trip. We’ve compiled a suggested kit list as well as, FAQs and any of the consent forms which you may have missed from the school.

Get in touch

Please get in touch if you have any further questions or require additional information.

Contact us on 01929 422480