At In2action we aim to provide your pupils with unique top quality adventure and activity courses, with safety as our highest priority and with an emphasis on enjoyment, education, and self-development. It’s the chance for both pupils and teachers alike to discover new talents, overcome personal challenges, share new and exciting experiences and above all have great fun, outside the classroom.
We encourage and include all members of a group, no matter their level of ability to ensure everyone will experience a level of success unique to them. Success for one pupil could be to get to the top of the climbing wall, while for another, it would be to put on a harness and helmet.
Whitemead Forest Park, Gloucestershire - Peacefully tucked away amongst rolling hills and majestic woodland of the Forest of Dean. Whitemead Forest Park boasts an array of excellent outdoor adventure facilities as well as direct access to the walking tracks of the forest.
With a large green field for activities, dedicated indoor venue and indoor swimming pool, Whitemead truly is an exceptional schools venue.
Accommodation is provided in modern spacious apartments, which are grouped together and overlooking the glorious grounds and surrounding forest. Each apartment sleeps up to 7 children, and has two bathrooms. Accompanying adults stay in single or twin rooms.
All meals are provided in our own restaurant, and the food choices provided are varied, filling and wholesome.
What an In2action Residential Adventure Trip Offers You
A Personal Touch For You – We are here to help, with In2action you are assigned your own personal contact in our office who ensures from the moment you book your trip all the arrangements run smoothly, and will always be on hand to answer any questions you may have.
A Personal Touch For The Students – From arrival, our instructors make it their job to learn every student’s name, and will be your instructors for the duration of your stay – giving the students stability and the confidence to take on new challenges.
Flexible Programs – With such a wide range of activities to choose from, all instructor led, no two trips are the same. You can tailor make each visit to ensure your students achieve the desired outcome, and leave feeling they have really accomplished something.
Small Groups – Your school will be split into activity groups of no more than 12 students ensuring everyone the same great In2action experience.
Quality Instructors - Our staff go through a rigorous training and assessment program before they are even fully employed. We also work with companies such as Center Parcs, Hoseasons, Tui and Canvas to recruit and train their holiday village staff – so you can be sure we only pick the best.
The maximum capacity at Whitemead is 120 children
Yes, all staff are first aid trained
Founded in 2004 by husband and wife team, Karen and George Ross, In2action has excelled in the leisure industry and to date runs over 30 activity operations worldwide delivering exceptional activities to over 300,000 children and adults each year.
With over 25 years of experience with schools, George and Karen, who are now parents themselves, first witnessed the profound transformation adventure courses can have on a child’s growth when they established and then managed Little Canada Education Centre on the Isle of Wight, which lead to the formation of In2action.