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Friends of the Award Edinburgh and the Lothians

Open Gold Training/Practice Expedition 18-22 August

  • Location: Southern Highlands (to be confirmed)
  • This expedition will only include a very condensed amount of training, it is aimed at participants who have completed most of the required expedition training already.
  • Planning meeting & Kit Collection: Wednesday 16 August, 18:00-20:00 at FOTA, Castlebrae High School
  • Departure: Friday 18 August, 08:00 at FOTA, Castlebrae High School
  • Return: Tuesday 22 August, 18:00-20:00 approx. at FOTA, Castlebrae High School
  • Kit Return: Wednesday 23 August, 18:00 at FOTA, Castlebrae High School
  • Cost: £110.00
  • Closing Date: Monday 3 July

Our Open Expeditions are open to all young people in Edinburgh and surrounding areas.

The cost of expeditions includes:

  • Transport to/from Edinburgh
  • Free use of all the specialist expedition equipment you need from our kit store.
  • Supervision by NGB qualified Supervisors
  • Assessment by an Accredited Assessor (Qualifying expeditions only)
  • Camping fees

We will endeavour to make our Open Expeditions accessible to those with additional support needs wherever this is practical. Please contact us if you have concerns and we will do our best to help.

Booking: http://www.fota.org.uk/open-expeditions

Enquiries: [email protected]

Course fee: