Environmental and marine Education Programme

For schools and groups

Beach Academy Wales offers hands-on discovery and learning with an extensive Environmental and Marine Education Programme connecting children and young people with the coast and blue planet; studying, exploring, experimenting, observing, searching, identifying, conserving, protecting, enjoying and creating.


Covering Science & Technology, Geography, Literacy, Cornerstones topics and Expressive Arts, lessons are packed with experiences and knowledge, and can be linked to the school Curriculum, current and new. All activities are tailored to suit age, group size and ability with round robins arranged for larger groups. 

Available year-round at Rest Bay Beach, Porthcawl or on request, a beach of your choice in your local learning area. 

For a full list of topics and prices, please get in touch with Emma. Happy to help and advise. 

Coastal School

Outdoor Learning on beaches

Emma Lamport, Beach Academy Wales is a specialist Beach Schools Practitioner and member of the Outdoor Learning Wales Network. Any school/group can sign up to a regular Coastal School Programme (Beach Schools in England) developed and delivered by Emma either at Rest Bay Porthcawl or your own beach in your own local learning area on request. 

Please get in touch to enquire further. 

Equipment hire

Just bring yourselves.

Planning to bring pupils or your group to Rest Bay Porthcawl? If you don't require me to deliver for you, you can hire the equipment and topic resources you need to deliver yourself. Why lug buckets and nets or buy expensive equipment? Hire from Beach Academy Wales. Simply pre-book your equipment and topic resources before your trip and pick it up from Beach Academy Wales at the Watersports Centre when you arrive.

For further details and prices and to discuss your equipment requirements, please get in touch. 

rockpool school

Emma runs a dedicated Rockpool School, focusing on these amazing marine habitats that surround us and we have access to year-round. 

Rockpool School teaches how to look after these intertidal habitats for the future. reducing human impact, with lessons living things, their anatomy and adaptations to where they live, how to handle them correctly and much much more. 


Schools and groups can come to a Rockpool School day at Rest Bay Porthcawl OR Emma can deliver Rockpool School near you or help you put together a Rockpool School Programme for your own local learning area beach. Emma also offers CPD training for your staff should you wish to deliver Rockpool School yourself. 


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