Harbour Challenge OEC Ltd. Is based at Hamworthy Park in Poole, Dorset. We are offering a three day training and practice expedition package in Poole Harbour and a four day qualifying expedition package, which includes a day of refresher training, including sailing skills.
Participants must be at RYA Level 1 for entry to this expedition. If required, Harbour Challenge can offer the level 1 course generally on dates to suit you and will offer a discount to DofE participants who also book a practice and / or qualifying expedition with us.
TRAINING AND PRACTICE: cost £185 for three days, to include use of expedition equipment including tents, cooking stoves and fuel for the stoves, sailing dinghies, wetsuits, wind proofs and buoyancy aids, rucksacks and compasses. Cost of campsites and food is extra.
Pre-practice training includes:
- 1 day training covering sailing skills
- Equipment, food and cooking
- Camp craft
- First aid
- Emergency procedures
- Chart skills
- Practical navigation
FAMILIARISATION AND QUALIFYING EXPEDITION: cost £215 for four days, to include use of expedition equipment including tents, cooking stoves and fuel for the stoves, rucksacks and compasses, sailing dinghies, wetsuits, wind proofs and buoyancy aids. Cost of campsites and food is extra.
We operate a waiting list for this sailing expedition and once we have the required minimum number of participants we will agree mutually convenient dates
For further information on dates and prices please go to our website https://www.harbourchallenge.org.uk/dofe/silver-expeditions
Or contact us at [email protected] or 01202 772436