DofE Expeditions

What's Included

DofE Expedition presentation at your school to introduce the expedition section. We recommend inviting parents to this presentation, giving them an opportunity to meet us and ask initial questions. Simply let us know your preferred date.

A full time expedition programme manager. Based at Adventure Residentials, they will provide you with continuing support throughout your expedition programme. Your questions answered quickly!

Assistance with expedition paperwork. We will complete operating authority notifications, green forms and risk assessments.

High quality training, delivered at your school – we employ experienced instructors, the majority of whom hold a minimum of a summer mountain leader qualification. They all hold the relevant first aid qualifications and are DBS checked. All instructors are vetted and trained by us before working on expeditions.

Parents Q&A at the end of training – let us answer their questions for you.

Training materials and helpful handouts for participants.

Group kit for expeditions

All supervision and developmental training throughout the programme (during the day and overnight). 

Accredited assessors for the qualifying expedition.

Campsite fees for participants.

Group Kit

All Expeditions

Tents

Stoves, pans and fuel

Group shelters

First aid kits

Maps

Canoeing/Kayaking Expeditions

Canoes/kayaks

Paddles

Buoyancy Aids

Helmets (If required)

1 portage, dry bag for every participant 

Portage trollies

Cycling Expeditions

Bike trailer or paniers

Bike repair kit

Cross Country Ski expeditions

Skis

Ski boots

Poles

Snow shovel

We look forward to meeting you but please do not hesitate to email or call us with any questions that you have in the meantime.