Encouraging learning through outdoor play!

Outdoor For Schools designs, manufactures and installs school outdoor play equipment, playground furniture and outdoor accessories.  We are passionate about creating exciting, innovative outdoor playground equipment for our next generation! Offering bespoke and standard range outdoor equipment, we are a UK company with over 15 years of schools experience.

We supply schools, nurseries and educational establishments across the UK. Our equipment is created with passion and skill to challenge children both mentally and physically.

Our aim is maximise learning through outdoor play – whatever the weather!


Playground Trends and New Ideas

As the leading suppliers of playground furniture and equipment, we have launched a number of exciting new products for 2016-2017. As always, our new products are designed to combine the latest trends whilst still ensuring your pupils develop and learn through play both mentally and physically. 

Bright colours - such as apple green, pillar box red and orange to enrich the senses.
Maintenance-free – durable, all-weather proof and child-friendly.
UV-resistant – fade-proof for brighter, livelier playgrounds to stimulate imaginations!
Recycled and environmentally-friendly - many of our products are 100% recycled.

Age-Appropriate Play Equipment - For All National Curriculum Stages

The ‘Outdoor For Schools’ team is trained and experienced in delivering age appropriate playground equipment and furniture. We offer a wide variety of items suitable for children from toddler to secondary school level covering all play types including sensory, imaginative and active. Our furniture and play equipment is carefully designed to stimulate a child’s senses and development by challenging them through play while keeping them entertained.

Our in-house design team and factory, based in the UK, can also customize or design your own equipment to suit any specific play, educational or child ability requirements your school may have. 

 OUR Services

We provide safe and durable outdoor equipment for your peace of mind... with over 14 years of school experience.


Consultation & Design

Our in-house team of designers and consultants will work with you to create an outdoor area that suits your requirements and matches any ideas you may already have. Our consultation design service is free. We can also provide you with 3D visuals to bring to life your ideas before you commit.


Installation & Management

As our design, manufacturing and installation teams are all based from our UK Head Office, your school project will be a smooth transition from concept to go-live! And all managed by your dedicated sales consultant.... And once your installation is complete, we are always there. We are a ROSPA member , an approved Safe Contractor and an accredited CHAS contractor.


Support & Maintenance

All our equipment complies with EN1176 and EN1177 play equipment safety standards and our teams are trained and experienced in playground equipment. We provide operating manuals and training, and on-going support. We can also arrange independent play equipment inspections and will carry out the recommended maintenance.



Play Equipment and Zip Wire.
Gilbert Colvin School consists of a nursery and primary school with children from the ages of 3 to 11 yrs.