DofE Expedition provider Sam Sykes

DofE SILVER EXPEDITION

“Bury Church of England High School have used the services of Sam Sykes Ltd for a number of years. In all aspects, we have found them to be professional throughout and an outstanding provision. Parents are always impressed with the information they receive on our Presentation Evenings, leaving well-informed and confident of the services that Sam Sykes will provide through the expeditions. The students are always thrilled with the expeditions and the experience they have and this is down to the provision of the leaders from the Sam Sykes team.  We would highly recommend Sam Sykes Ltd to anyone.”

Richard Cowling – D of E Leader – Bury C of E High School

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TRAINING & PRACTICE QUALIFYING FOR AGES LOCATION TEAM OF 7*
4 DAYS
3 DAYS
15+
 FROM £338pp + VAT

Combine practical skills with adventure on our Silver DofE expedition package.

*Price

Prices are based on teams of 7 with a Sam Sykes™ contract

FULL DETAILS OF OUR SILVER PACKAGE ARE CONTAINED BELOW


TRAINING & PRACTICE: 4 DAYS

DAY 1 • TRAINING:
  • Put up tents
  • Cover basic map skills
  • Afternoon walk
  • Stove demo
  • Assessment route cards
DAY 2 • PRACTICE:
  • Breakfast, then depart with day sack
  • Day walk
  • Build on group skills and navigate more difficult terrain
  • First aid skills
  • Discuss Countryside Code
DAY 3+4 • PRACTICE:
  • Depart with full kit
  • Day walk
  • Remote supervision and check pointing
  • Debrief by group leader
HSFG school DofE

“I had not realised what a difference it would make having an expert with us who took away the stress and worry of looking after Duke of Edinburgh award groups.”

Anthea Young – HSFG Gloucester

QUALIFYING: 3 DAYS

DAY 1 • QUALIFYING:
  • Meet group
  • Check kit and bag pack
  • Agree daily check points and assessor meet locations
  • Group complete planned route
  • Cooking and evening supervision by our staff
DAY 2 • QUALIFYING
  • Agree day check points and assessor meet locations
  • Group down camp
  • Group complete planned route
  • Cooking and evening supervision by our staff
DAY 3 • QUALIFYING
  • Agree day check points and assessor meet locations
  • Group down camp
  • Group complete planned route
  • Assessor debrief and group presentation

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*Prices are based on teams of 7 with a Sam Sykes™ contract

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  • Bury Church of England High School have used the services of Sam Sykes Ltd for a number of years. In all aspects, we have found them to be professional throughout and an outstanding provision. Parents are always impressed with the information they receive on our Presentation Evenings, leaving well-informed and confident of the services that Sam Sykes will provide through the expeditions. The students are always thrilled with the expeditions and the experience they have and this is down to the provision of the leaders from the Sam Sykes team. We would highly recommend Sam Sykes Ltd to anyone.

  • Anthea Young says:

    I had not realised what a difference it would make having an expert with us who took away the stress and worry of looking after Duke of Edinburgh award groups.

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