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Bronze DofE Open Practical Training- 2nd and 9th March 2019

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Gilwell Park

Waltham Abbey

London

E4 7QW

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Bronze Practice Expedition training : Saturday 2nd March and Saturday 9th March- 10am till 4pm

This action packed practical training allows you to complete the practical training framework for the DofE award at the Bronze Level. Over 2 session you will gain the skills needed to complete your Practice expedition framework. You need to attend both 2nd and 9th March and both dates are included in the cost. Once you have completed this you can sign up to a Qualifying expedition to complete expedition section.

What you need to bring:-

You will need to bring a day sack with Lunch, drinks, waterproofs, pen, notepad, You will need to dress warm and comfortable like a PE lesson as you will be outside all day. (No jeans)

Saturday 2nd March:- Bring a lunch to cook on the Traingia, either pasta, noddles, couscous or Rice with Sauce.

10-11am- Arrival, introductions, plan of day and Team building game

11-12.00pm- Practical putting up tents and campcraft Skills

12.00-2.00pm- Cooking- use of stoves, Safety procedures and precautions:- Cooking lunch

2.00-2.30pm- Rucksack packing competition plus Rucksack safe lifting techniques

2.30-3pm- Countryside code quiz and Info

3pm-4pm-Choosing suitable clothing game, footwear and emergency equipment and knowing how to use it. Choosing and caring for camping gear.

Saturday 9th March- Practical Navigation day 10-4pm- Cold Lunch to eat on Route

Whole day navigation and compass training with staff, Emergency procedures out in field, pacing, practical map and compass skills, health and safety on expedition and following a small pre-planned route in teams remotely supervised by staff. You will be walking all day so please wear sports trainers or walking boots.

Equipment hire included in cost:

Campsite fee, Staffing, training resources and under cover outside shelter

Consent form Link

https://www.dropbox.com/home/Consent%20form?preview=Mud+and+Maps-+MEDICAL+CONSENT+FORM-+2019.pdf

After booking on and paying for your training you MUST send us a consent form 2 weeks before the event. We can not take young people without a consent form. Please email it over to info@mudandmaps.co.uk.



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Waltham Abbey

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E4 7QW

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