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Aldridge Airport Activity Centre Residential

Complete the residential section of your DofE Gold Award during the holidays.
The residential experience will involve learning how to steer a narrowboat along the Staffs and Worcester Canal near Cannock (Jct 2 M54)
You will be following a Governing body syllabus to achieve the National Community Boats Association Boat Handling Certificate.
Sessions will include safety, steering, maintenance, cooking, route planning, lock work and many more as we journey along the beautiful Staffs and Worcester canal from just outside Wolverhampton to Great Haywood and return.
Accommodation will be on the Wharf narrowboat and all meals are included.
Available weeks to book:-

Monday 23rd October – Friday 27th October 2017

All dates are £280.00 and the price is inclusive of food, accommodation and certification, specialist equipment, experienced and fully qualified instructors.
Places are limited to 6 per trip, so please contact us to receive a booking form and further information.
Once your booking and payment has been received, a briefing pack will be sent to you.
Contact our DofE co-ordinator at Aldridge Airport Activity Centre with your questions and full details by email to [email protected] or [email protected]


Course date:
Monday 23rd October – Friday 27th October 2017
Course fee: