DofE Award Expedition Supervisors Training Course (ESTC)

Sat 18th Jan - Sat 18th Jan 2020

Saturday 18th January 2020 – Porthcawl, BRIDGEND

Venue: Bridgend Scout HQ; 93 Woodland Ave, Porthcawl, Bridgend, CF36 5HW

Time: 9:00 am– 4:00pm

Cost: £15.00

This course involves a small element of pre-course on-line learning.

This 1-day classroom based course and covers:

  • Understanding the role of Expedition Supervisor, Assessor and other adults involved in the delivery of the DofE Award Expedition section
  • Understanding the process of Remote Supervision
  • Understanding the importance of emergency procedures
  • Understanding the Duty of Care held by the Supervisor.

A DofE expedition supervisor should have a good level of knowledge in the following areas:

  • DofE knowledge; including a full knowledge of the expedition section and the importance of remote supervision. This is covered in the course.
  • Technical skills, including skills in the method of travel, navigation, campcraft and first aid.
  • People skills: including the ability to work well with young people and other adults in a supportive manner.

For more information and enrolment details contact:

Alison Owen-Yeates, DofE Adviser for ScoutsCymru

Email: dofe@scoutscymru.org.uk  Phone 01269-844029