The Adventure Element provide friendly and professionally delivered Gold expeditions for all young people. Our Open Expedition Programmes in either the Peak District or Lake District are ideal for those who are not able to attend their own groups or schools expedition dates.
DofE Training / Practice Expeditions 2021
19th Oct – 23rd Oct | Dark Peak, Peak District
All programmes run from Tuesday to Saturday.
NOTE: If booking both practice and qualifying expeditions, please choose 2 different areas and dates which are at least 1-2 weeks apart.
Time will be spent getting to know your group and being fully trained or being refreshed in all the essential expedition skills. This training/refresher follows the DofE training framework and delivered by our instructors. Therefore, no previous Gold expedition experience is required.
Route planning sessions are built into our programmes. Once completed, you will undertake your expedition under the remote supervision of an experienced and qualified instructor.
WHAT THE ADVENTURE ELEMENT WILL PROVIDE:
• Stove and fuel (1 per tent)
• First aid kit (1 per team)
• Emergency shelters (2 per team)
• Maps and Compass (2 per team)
• All camping fees
• Water purification
• Coloured ‘Team’ rucksack covers
• Training / familiarisation at our Expedition base camp
• GSM Tracking device (1 per team)
• DofE Safety Supervisors / Assessors
£285 per person, per expedition.
Qualifying Expeditions also available.
All booking are protected by our COVID-19 FLEXIBLE BOOKING POLICY
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