DofE

Looking forward to today, as we facilitate a day of Bronze DofE practice expedition route planning with 90 students from King Edward VI School Lichfield, ready for their expedition in May 🙂  We’re also planning dates for next years expeditions!

DofE

Congratulations to the 3 Expedition Teams from St Augustine’s Priory (Ealing) that successfully completed their Silver DofE qualifying expedition on the South Downs.  We’ve had a great time supporting you through your Expedition section, and good luck with the rest of your Award 😊

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A busy weekend ahead with Bronze and Silver DofE expedition training talking place at Aztec Adventure Upton Warren for 30 students from Kings Norton Boys’ School and Bournville School on Saturday & Sunday; 2 navigation days – Bronze DofE for 45 students from Wolgarston School (Penkridge) on Cannock Chase during Saturday; Silver DofE for 35 students from Tudor Grange Academy Solihull in the Clent Hills area on Sunday 😀

DofE

Off to The South Downs later today, ready to supervise and assess a Silver DofE qualifying expedition for 16 students from St Augustine’s Priory (Ealing) taking place Saturday to Monday. CTS staff are looking forward to supporting the students 🙂

School Enrichment

Today we’ve been working with Timberley Academy from Birmingham, to deliver outdoor activities to Year 4 pupils at Alfrey Activity Centre in Meriden. Approximately 70 children are undertaking a residential experience.  We’ll be doing the same on Wednesday too 😊

DofE

ATTENTION DofE LEADERS: If your DofE practice or qualifying expedition has had to be cancelled due to the weather, why not consider sending your participants on one of our ‘open’ expeditions taking place over the Easter school holidays?  DofE participants from any organisation, i.e. schools, youth groups, etc., can attend 🙂

CTS Expeditions

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We’re off to London again for this weekend’s Bronze DofE expedition training with 35 students from Cardinal Wiseman Catholic School in Ealing. All our staff are looking forward to working with you 🙂

DofE

An early start today, as we head to Martley near Worcester, for a DofE navigation day with 35 students from The Chantry School, who are completing their Bronze Expedition section with us 😀

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We’re giving a presentation to students and parents from Bournville School in Birmingham this evening about the Bronze DofE Expedition section, and how we will support the students through this aspect of their DofE Programme 🙂

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It was good meeting Kingsmead School to discuss their  DofE Bronze expeditions, and we look forward to working with, and supporting your students, through their Expedition section 😊

DofE

We’re off to visit KIngsmead School in Hednesford near Cannock, to discuss delivery of the DofE Expedition section to their students during the spring and summer. They have recently become a Directly Licenced Centre of the DofE 🙂

Lowland Expedition Leadership

Just 2 spaces remaining on our next Lowland Expedition Leadership (LEL3) course, taking place in April. The perfect qualification for prospective DofE expedition leaders ☺  For more information, please see our LEL3 web page under the ‘Leader Training’ menu.