Connect with nature

Our enthusiastic & approachable team at Sorbus Learning CIC is happy to discuss your needs for community project leaders, outdoor learning practitioners or innovative ways for sharing ideas. So why not drop us an email [email protected] or call us on mobile 07443 543059

Professional standards

We are registered as a Community Interest Company (CN:13256751) and insured by Markel UK Ltd (CD51959) for professional indemnity, public and employers’ liability. Our projects and activities are planned and delivered in accordance with relevant codes of practice for leading community projects, providing environmental practice and teaching further education.

Experienced practitioners

Our Project Leader, Paul Ritchie is a Chartered Biologist and an Accredited Practitioner of the Instutute for Outdoor Learning. Our team has extensive experience in leading land-based projects, delivering further educational activities and engaging with local communities in partnership with others from the public, private and charity sectors.


We helped Surrey Care Trust on their Gateway Allotment Project at Earlswood in Surrey. We taught their clients and volunteers carpentry and gardening skills on the allotment, as well as sharing coppicing and woodcraft skills in nearby Felland Copse.

This green social prescribing programme was funded by the Surrey Heartlands Nature Connection Fund. It helped people with low level mental illness improve their physical, mental, emotional and social health and wellbeing by connecting them to nature.


[email protected]

Mobile: 07443 543059
Office: 01737 844953


74 Nutwood Avenue, Brockham, Betchworth, Surrey RH3 7LT UK