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Niels Blok

Niels Blok


Work Experience


Project Manager at Center for Outdoor Recreation and Education

Responsibilities include Developing, Funding, Implementing and Evaluating Nature, Health and learning Projects for War Veterans

Funded and successful projects include:
‘The Outdoors as platform for building social reintegration’, a three year educational outdoor project for Veterans, Organizations and Volunteers

‘Outdoor Veterans’ a Ten week educational course at The Forest and Landscape College to rehabilitate and reeducate Veterans to rejoin the workforce

Outdoor Recreation Program ‘Military Outdoors’ in collaboration with The Association of Danish Veterans and The Danish Veterans Center

Conference on ‘Nature and health for War Veterans’, 140 attendees including Chief of Staff Danish Armed Forces

Consultant for TeachOut project and implementation of TeachOut at a range of public schools

2006 – 2014

Teacher at 10th Grade Education Center, Hillerød Municipality. Teaching Mathematics, English and Outdoor Adventure to young adults

2004- 2006                                    

Teacher Primary School, Furesø Municipality, Teaching Mathematics, English and Physical Education to children

1991- 2003                                    

Military Service as Non Commissioned Officer at the Royal Guards Hussar Regiment, Leadership and Logistics in Armored Tank Unit

Deployed to Bosnia in 1993 and 1998


2012 - 2014

University of Copenhagen, Master’s Degree in Outdoor Education and Recreation

Thesis title ‘No One Left Behind – A Field Study of Danish War Veterans Experiences with Outdoor Life’

2004 - 2008

Blaagaard Seminar, PB Degree in Teaching

2002 – 2003                                  

Hillerød Business College, AP Degree Computer Science

1991 – 2003

Military Service and training in the Danish Army as Non Commissioned Officer with 

Personal Skills

  • Leadership
  • Intrapersonal
  • Dependable
  • Communicator both orally and written
  • Critical thinking and analytical
  • High Level English
  • Beginner level German and French

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