DofE GOLD EXPEDITIONS
The package that provides it all
We are able to offer a full Gold package covering all aspects of training and both practice and qualifying expeditions.
Not what you're looking for? Don't worry, just get in touch as we can also do custom packages to suit your needs.
The Full Gold Package
This offers the full package for Gold, including 2 days training, practice expedition and the qualifying expedition.
Classroom based training
Practical outdoor training
Total no. of days / nights
11 / 8
Our Gold package is based on a minimum of 14 participants.
Less than 14 in your group? Don't worry, contact us to discuss your requirements.
Where do your expeditions and training take place?
The DofE guidelines stipulate that Gold should be in a wild country area, please contact us and we can discuss the best place for your expedition to take place taking into account transport links from your area.
What equipment is provided by School of Outdoors?
As standard we will provide all staff (supervisors and assessors), tents, trangias with gas, maps, compasses, camp site fees and Green forms all risk assessments. Personal kit is not provided.
Do my staff need to attend?
Whilst it is not necessary for staff from schools and centres to attend, we are happy for you to come along and see the effort put in by your students and of course celebrate their success with them at the end. We are able to include places for 2 members of staff free of charge, there will be an additional cost for more staff to cover camp costs etc. Contact us for more details