Outward Bound Malaysia’s Professional Development Program focuses on character building, personal development and team working. In the wilderness classroom, participants will focus their energy on the essential elements of themselves and resources, their interaction with others and task at hand. The importance of appropriate action, decision making and consequences are very real and obvious. This provides an opportunity for the participants to live and work closely – on original and challenging projects where their ability to manage themselves and the situation at hand.
Therefore, through experiential education, experiences are shared, reviewed and positive characteristics are identified and adopted. Using “KOLB’s Learning Cycle” as a model, participants get accustomed to a simple system of planning, doing, reviewing, concluding and transferring.
Tailor made PDP programs are conducted all year round to meet the specific needs of the clients. With many key functions within organization depending on cohesive and productive working teams, Outward Bound Malaysia PDP program focuses on developing the individual first then the team to common aim and goals. factor of age and experience will be incorporate and thus all activities though demanding, will be within the natural abilities of the average individual.
- Learning how to cope with pressure and acquiring leadership and
teamwork under changing, demanding and unfamiliar circumstances
- To foster awareness of the team spirit and to reinforce commitment to the team’s shared goals and objectives