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Field Studies Council – Lakeland Adventure and Conservation – North West – August 2023

Our Lakeland Adventure and Conservation course offers a fantastic opportunity to challenge yourself with exciting outdoor pursuits, while extending your knowledge of conservation and caring for this beautiful landscape.

Spend a week immersing yourself in nature, making new friends and learning new skills. This residential is packed with a range of activities based around the theme of adventure and conservation.

Sessions can include learning about the local landscape while on a spectacular fell walk, an adventurous wet day with ghyll scrambling and canoeing, a day of nature learning bushcraft skills, and taking part in a local conservation project.

It is ideal for any young people looking to get first-hand experience of conservation and adventure in action.

This course is perfect for young people aged between 16 and 25 years, with an interest in nature and the great outdoors. No prior experience is required, so why not come along and learn about the nature and conservation of the area.

Our residentials also give you the chance to develop a range of transferable skills. These types of skills help across many areas of life and are particularly good for including in job or education applications.

Here are some of the transferable skills that are likely to be covered in this residential:

– Communicating with others
– Working as a team
– Managing your time
– Taking the lead
– Resilience
– Problem solving
– Decision making

This course is perfect for those young people looking to complete their Duke of Edinburgh Gold residential.

This course is open to young people aged 16-25. When you book, it is essential that you enter the age and attendees name in the Order Notes at the checkout. If the attendee is under 18, the booking must be made by a parent/guardian.

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Course location:
FSC Blencathra, Threlkeld, Keswick, CA12 4SG
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