Duke of Edinburgh's Award
Explore a world of adventure!
There are many benefits of using us to provide the Duke of Edinburgh's Award, such as;
- Highly experienced and qualified staff, who have a great enthusiasm and passion for the outdoors
- We provide great facilities ranging from our 15 acres of land to our classrooms, as well as being able to provide equipment such as tents and rucksacks etc.
- We can save you time and energy from your busy schedules
- Mapped orienteering courses to make navigation training easier
We are offering Walking, Canoeing, sailing and Cycling at Gold, Silver and Bronze levels.
As a DofE Leader, you can confidently recommend AAPs to your participants. The AAP licence is a quality standard on an organisation's programme, meeting the programme and sectional requirements of the DofE
Open Expeditions for this year
|Cost per Group||Cost per head|
|24 weeks of 2 hr. sessions||£1420||£202.86|
|Weekends at 3 weeks of 8 hrs.||£910||£130|
|Weekends at 4 weeks of 6 hrs.||£980||£140|
- First aid and emergency procedures.
- An awareness of risk and health & safety issues.
- Navigation and route planning.
- Campcraft, equipment and hygiene .
- Food, cooking and safe use of stoves.
- Countryside, highway and water sports safety codes (as appropriate).
- Observation and recording.
- Team building.
- Proficiency in the mode of travel.
Navigation exercises in off-site areas will be completed to test the skills learnt.
|Cost per group*||Cost per person*|
|Bronze Walking Practice & Qualifier||£2558||£365|
|Silver Walking Practice & Qualifier||£3880||£554|
|Silver Canoe Practice & Qualifier||£3900||£487|
|Gold Canoe Practice & Qualifier||£5426||£678|
|Gold Walking Practice & Qualifier||£5284||£754|
All packages include:
- Supervision during practice and qualifying expeditions.
- Minibus transport to and from expedition venues.
- Camp fees.
- Fuel for stoves.
- Expedition assessments.
|Canoe as a supplement||Prices vary depending what time of the year. 2 day paddling course is required.|
|Presentation as a supplement run and overseen by us||£130|
|If not run by us then hourly room hire rate applies only||£22|