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Bronze DofE / CSA Platinum expedition training weekend

Part of our Dofe Bronze Training, the Explorers will continue to develop their skills for their expedition section of the award. We will be covering navigation, aims, hiking and getting familiar with equipment.

Please can all explorers bring the equipment they intend to bring on their qualifying expedition. They will be hiking with their kit throughout the weekend.

Explorers will need to bring their own food (Lunch, Breakfast and Tea) that has been agreed with by their team.  Please ensure each team has arranged who is bringing what.

Leaders will provide tents, cookers and pot and pan sets. Please see the suggested kit list below.

The cost of this event is included in the training package (some payments are still outstanding) also please ensure that the details on Online Scout manager are correct and up to date for your child.   

Activity Form- DofE Training Weekend

 

Silver DofE / Diamond CSA expedition day walk

Silver DofE / Diamond CSA expedition day walk training for all participants hoping to complete their assessed expedition in 2024.  The supervisors running the training need to be confident that your navigational skills are suitable for you to complete the assessed expedition in May. This is your opportunity to learn more about map tto ground work, improve your navigational skills in general and demonstrate readiness for the expedition. Further details will be made available nearer the event, please allow for up to 6 hours during the day.

Please notify Sarah or Malc if you should be attending but can’t make it. Please note that if you are unable to attend any training, this could affect your ability to participate in the assessed expedition.

Silver DofE / Diamond CSA expedition practice expedition

Silver DofE / Diamond CSA practice for all participants hoping to complete their assessed expedition in 2024. DofE state that you must participate in a practice expedition before attempting an assessed expedition. If you are not able to attend this training, please let the leaders know as soon as possible. We will attempt to source an alternative practice expedition with another group.  This post will be added when more details are available

Silver DofE / Diamond CSA expedition training night

46th Rotherham Scouts HQ Brecks Lane, Rotherham, United Kingdom

Silver DofE / Diamond CSA expedition training night for all participants hoping to complete their assessed expedition in 2024.  Training will be held at Brecks Scout Hut 7-9pm.  Please notify Sarah or Malc if you should be attending but can’t make it. Please note that if you are unable to attend any training, this could affect your ability to participate in the assessed expedition.

Silver DofE / Diamond CSA expedition training night (Kit check)

46th Rotherham Scouts HQ Brecks Lane, Rotherham, United Kingdom

Silver DofE / Diamond CSA expedition training night for all participants hoping to complete their assessed expedition in 2024.  Training will be held at Brecks Scout Hut 7-9pm.  Please notify Sarah or Malc if you should be attending but can’t make it. Please note that if you are unable to attend any training, this could affect your ability to participate in the assessed expedition.

This is the proposed kit check night so please ensure that you bring your rucksack fully packed ready for the expedition.