Coach trip to Diggerland

School Coach Trips to Diggerland

School Coach Trips to Diggerland

 

structured school trip, club or group visit to a DIGGERLAND Adventure Park can be as educational as it is enjoyable and entertaining.

At DIGGERLAND, students & pupils and other visiting club & groups’ members get to enjoy hands-on experience of driving and/or operating real diggers and dumpers in a variety of fun and innovative ways as well as enjoying thrills and spills on all the other specially adapted rides and drives.

  • There are currently four UK, Diggerland Adventure Parks from which to choose for your school trip, club or group visit destination, these being: Kent, Devon, Durham and Yorkshire.

Our coach trips to DIGGERLAND allow students, pupils and club & group members to get practical experience of what it is like being “180” & “360” excavators’ operators and dumper and backhoe-loader drivers, and they will also gain an idea of some of the dangers and hazards of working on construction sites with or near large heavy-plant, allowing teachers to explain and stress the importance of knowing and following the appropriate Health & Safety at Work procedures and practices.

Other topics that can be covered include:

  • Overview of the different types & sizes of large heavy-plant and their applications
  • The principles, mechanics and applications of hydraulics
  • How clutches and gearboxes work and their various uses
  • Centre of Gravity – and how this might affect a machine’s stability
  • Footprint and Ground Bearing Pressure
  • The different types of suspension and why suspension is necessary
  • Tyre types, tread patterns and pressures and how these can affect a machine’s traction and performance

National Curriculum:

  • The above can also be related, for assessment purposes, to these NC subjects at KS 1 & 2: Mathematics; Science, and; Design & Technology

Pupils & students, and other club & group members also get to drive & operate:

  • Backhoe Loaders (JCB 3CX); Excavators (diggers); Dumpers; Skid Steer Loaders, and; 4×4 cars (Mitsubishi Pajero), and for even more fun: the Diggerland Dodgems; Go-Karts, and; Mini Land Rovers.

Coaches: All four UK Diggerland Adventure Parks provide free parking for coaches.

  • Coach Drivers get FREE ENTRY to Diggerland.

Autism Alliance: The DURHAM Diggerland Adventure Park has partnered with the Autism Alliance and has completed the AUTISM CHARTER

Book your package today:

To book your Diggerland tickets, please call: 01634 711711
mail@diggerland.com    http://www.diggerland.com/school-group-visits

 

Your journey starts here
Coach hire enquiry
Plan your commute
Corporate hire enquiry
Next
Back
Single trip
Return trip
Next
Back
Bus
Standard Coach
Vintage Vehicles
VIP
Executive
Next
Back
Submit
If you would like our team to help you to plan your commute, please complete the form below and they will be in touch!
Ready to get going yourself? Click here to start your journey to a hassle free and covenient commute!
Next
Back
Submit
Next
Back
Submit

Day trip ideas for all the family

Connect, discover and enjoy everything the UK has to offer

Looking for a coach holiday or a coach day trip?

Get a quick quote for private coach hire to anywhere the UK & Europe has to offer! 

The people choice for corporate travel solutions

The stress and hassle free commute

Commuter Hub

Find your nearest stop and browse our London commuter routes. Your journey starts here!

The peoples choice for coach travel