“Sam Sykes is the Rolls Royce of expedition providers”
Deputy Headmaster – William Hulme Grammar School, Manchester
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DofE Expeditions for Schools and Groups - Whether it's instructors, kit, consultancy or something else you need to make your event work, we can help
Ideal for anyone who cannot make their school dates or does not have a team to complete their expedition with. Complete your Practice/Qualifying expedition
This 5-day DofE Gold Zoo Keepers residential combines theory with practical, hands-on experience section at the zoo, focusing on key transferable skills to...
The world’s leading youth achievement award. It equips young people for life regardless of their background, culture, physical ability, skills and interests
“We would wholeheartedly recommend Sam Sykes Ltd as a first class DofE provider.”
Cooper School, Oxfordshire
Available Expedition Packages: Bronze | Silver | Gold
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For something a little different, in conjunction with Blackpool Zoo, we offer our BIAZA award winning 5 night specialist zoo keeper’s residential.
Help me with my Gold DofE Residential
Ideal for anyone who cannot make their school dates or does not have a team to complete their expedition with.
Join other like-minded individuals in the UK to complete your Practice and / or Qualifying expedition.
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The world’s leading youth achievement award.
It equips young people for life regardless of their background, culture, physical ability, skills and interests
“Thank you so much… we had a fantastic time!”
Greensprings School, Lagos, Nigeria.
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Why choose Sam Sykes™
Itinerary for the five day Mountain Leader assessment is provisional and is dependent on the weather, access and the assessment requirements of candidates
You will need the following equipment for Mountain Leader training or assessment. This information is also available as a printable PDF
The following itinerary for the six day Mountain Leader training is provisional and dependent on the weather, access, and learning requirements
This skills checklist is designed to enable you, as a Mountain leader (ML) candidate, to both record what you have covered as your training progresses
Mountain Leader Training course Pre-Requisites - To attend a Mountain Leader Training course you need to be registered on the Mountain Leader scheme
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British adventurer Sam Sykes has been recruited as an ambassador for high-performance watch brand Elliot Brown Watches. The Duke of Edinburgh Approved Activity...
Outdoor activities let children learn from their mistakes, says Duke of Edinburgh's Award devotee Sam Sykes. He talks to Joanne Dwyer
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See sam sykes talk about our brand new for 2018 Vango Scafell.
The Ultralite Pro makes more of trekking, offering a comfortable, warm night’s sleep regardless of the outside temperature
Inside you’ll find everything you need to know about our wide-ranging, worldwide services that give young people the opportunity to embark on the adventure of a lifetime.
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