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The Adventure Element – Outstanding DofE Gold Training and Practice Expeditions – 2022

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 2022

EASTER 2022 5th April – 9th April | North Lake District 12th April – 16th April | Dark Peak, Peak District

SUMMER HALF TERM 2022 31st May – 4th June | North Lake District 31st May – 4th June | Dark Peak, Peak District

SUMMER BREAK 2022 19th July – 23rd July | Dark Peak, Peak District 26th July – 30th July | North Lake District 26th July – 30th July | Dark Peak, Peak District 2nd Aug – 6th Aug | North Lake District 9th Aug – 13th Aug | North Lake District 9th Aug – 13th Aug | Dark Peak, Peak District 16th Aug – 20th Aug | Dark Peak, Peak District 23rd Aug – 27th Aug | North Lake District 23rd Aug – 27th Aug | Dark Peak, Peak District 30th Aug – 3rd Sept | North Lake District

All programmes run from Tuesday to Saturday. 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: • Tents • 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

COST £285 per person, per expedition.

**Qualifying Expeditions also available. It is essential to have completed a Practice expedition (with any provider) and to be able to provide us with evidence.** All booking are protected by our COVID-19 FLEXIBLE BOOKING POLICY ONLINE BOOKING & PAYMENT AVAILABLE

FOR MORE INFORMATION AND FULL DETAILS:

www.TheAdventureElement.co.uk [email protected] 01768 800212