Bronze Open Duke of Edinburgh Expeditions

D of E Bronze Award Practise and Qualifying Expeditions

If you have missed your D of E practice or qualifying expedition, through illness, holiday, trip or exam clashes, then Badger Adventures will be running OPEN expeditions on the below dates. Badger Adventures can cater for groups or individuals.

Location

The practice and the qualifying expeditions will be delivered in the Bromsgrove Area (in-between the M42 and the M5), the Chiltern Hills and the New Forest.

Itinerary For Practise Expedition

Day Trek Description
1 Training Day – Instructors will undertake a full kit check, a food check, a tent session and cooking with Badger stoves. Also we will plan routes for day 2 and 3.
2 Execute your first days route, with instructor doing more Navigational Skills, and becoming fully aquainted with Badger adventures emergency procedures, with full rucksacks.
3 Execute your route to a designated finish point, group kit clean up and hand in, debrief and leave for home.

Itinary for Qualifying Expedition

Day Trek Description
1 Instructors will undertake a full kit check, a food check Navigational Skills, and becoming fully acquainted with Badger adventures emergency procedures,. Also we will plan routes for day 2 and 3. Cooking and Tent demo to refresh the memory.
2 Execute your Route, to camp.
2 Execute your route to a designated finish point, group kit clean up and hand in, debrief and leave for home.

Whats included?

  • Camping fees
  • Group equipment (tents, group shelters, stoves, gas, maps, first-aid kits, wild No.2’s kit)
  • Quality supervisors / accredited assessors (all have ML and exped first aid trained)

Not included

  • Transport to the expedition area
  • Your personal equipment
  • Your food for the duration (before / during / after the expedition)
  • Compasses

Bronze Duke of Edinburgh Practise – £130 pp

2019 Bronze D.o.E Practice Dates
  • Saturday 4th May – Monday 6th may
  • Monday 27th May – Wednesday 29th May
  • Monday 29th July – Wednesday 31st July
Practise takes place in either the Bromsgrove Area, Chiltern Hills or New Forest

Bronze Duke of Edinburgh Qualifying – £130 pp

2019 Bronze D.o.E Qualifying Dates
  • Monday 27th May – Wednesday 29th May
  • Friday 26th Jul – Sunday 28th Jul
  • Sunday 25th Aug – Tuesday 27th Aug
Practise takes place in either the Bromsgrove Area, Chiltern Hills or New Forest

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