2022 Sessions

Ocean Squad is back at the National Marine Aquarium for all teenagers with a passion for the Ocean! Take part in Ocean activities, go on exciting adventures and meet new friends.

What activities are happening during the 5-day Ocean Squad?

  • Behind the Scenes Tour
  • Meet our Marine Biologists
  • Boat trip to Drakes Island with an island snorkel lesson!
  • Ocean Science experiments
  • Sustainable fish cookery workshop
  • Build beach fires
  • Mindfullness Ocean Yoga
  • Beach games
  • Ocean graffiti
  • Take your family and friends on a tour of the Aquarium

What activities are happening during the two-day Ocean Squad?

  • Behind the Scenes Tour of the Aquarium
  • Meet our Marine Biologists
  • Snorkel lesson at Mount Batten beach
  • Ocean Science experiments
  • Build beach fires
  • Beach games

Who’s it for?

For all teenagers aged 11-15 with an interest in the Ocean!

What’s included?

As well as all the activities you’ll be doing, we’ll give you a year’s pass to the National Marine Aquarium!

For an extra £5 per day we can sort lunches out for the week including three hot meals and then two packed lunches for our day trips.

When’s it happening?

Ocean Squad will take place during school holidays. Just click ‘Book Tickets’ to find a date suitable for you.

Get involved!

Once you’ve booked your place we’ll contact you by email to give you all the information you’ll need to have a fun time with us. If you want to get hold of us though, we’d love to hear from you. Feel free to contact us by:

Email: oceansquad@oceanconservationtrust.org

Phone: 01752 275217

Refund policy

If for any reason you are unable to join us once you’ve bought your ticket, simply send us an email to let us know.

  • 100% Refund for over 1 month notice.
  • 50% Refund 2 weeks- 1 month notice.
  • No refund for less than 2 weeks notice.

Fit and Fed Programme

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If you are looking to book as part of the Fit & Fed holiday programme please sign up below. Plymouth Council are checking all applications and if your child does not qualify for Fit and Fed Plymouth then they will not be able to take part in Ocean Squad.

Please note that signing up via the form below does not guarantee a place on Ocean Squad, you will be contacted if your child has a place. 

Important – after filling in the form you must ‘opt in’ via the email automatically sent to you. Thank you.

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The National Marine Aquarium (NMA) is the UK’s largest aquarium, located in Britain’s Ocean City, Plymouth. It is run by the Ocean Conservation Trust, a charity dedicated to connecting people with the Ocean.

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