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Open Award Gold Practice Expedition

Hillgoers based in Aberdeenshire are delighted to offer an Open Award Gold Practice Expedition in the local area. This is an ideal opportunity for anyone looking to start their Gold Expedition section. Participants will not be camping but returning home in the evening as per the allowed Temporary Changes.
In order to participate in this practice expedition you must have completed the Gold training framework

The Practice Expedition Package Includes;
• 2 days
• A fully qualified supervisor
• Pre-expedition planning meeting using videoconferencing and the use of a team information sharing drive
• Help with organisation of routes, meal planning, submission of green forms, itineraries, venues, logistics
• Use of individual stoves, gas, maps, 2-way radio & emergency equipment
• Emergency basecamp backup throughout the expedition
• Other kit to purchase with 15% off RRP from Hillgoers

We will be ensuring extra safety precautions are followed to prevent COVID-19 transmission including;
• Participants to social distance according to Scottish Government guidelines at the time
• Participants to carry and use their own equipment & food
• Participants will need to make their own, individual transport arrangements to and from the expeditions

If you are interested please see our website and contact us.

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