Hampshire DofE Silver Award Open Expeditions

Open to all DofE Silver participants

Dates

Silver complete package expeditions:

  • Monday 15 to Saturday 20 August 2022 (New Forest)
    • Closing sign up date: 4 July 2022

Silver Practice only expedition:

  • Monday 15 to Wednesday 17 August 2022 (New Forest)
    • Closing sign up date: 4 July 2022

Silver Assessed only expedition:

  • Thursday 18 to Saturday 20 August 2022 (New Forest)
    • Closing sign up date: 4 July 2022

Price

£160 – silver practice only

£160 – Silver assessed only

£250 – Silver complete package (training, practice and assessed)

Full payment is required at time of booking.

Following the Government's roadmap, this expedition should be a residential (camping). However, this depends on the Government roadmap out of COVID going to plan.

Hampshire Outdoors will provide group kit including tents, stoves, gas, maps and compasses. We will send you information such as kit list and itinerary, a few weeks beforehand. There will also be a virtual meeting where you can ask any questions.

If you wish to attend one of our assessed expedition, you have completed your practice expedition before attending this assessed expedition. You will be requested to show evidence that you have completed a practice expedition.

For more information, please visit our website or contact: dofe@hants.gov.uk, 01962 876218

We will send you information such as kit list and itinerary, a few weeks before hand. There will also be a virtual meeting where you can ask any questions a couple of week beforehand.

You be required to make your own way to and from the start and finish locations.

Cancellations

Any changes or cancellations will need to be sent to dofe@hants.gov.uk

Cancellations made within 6 weeks of the start of the expedition: participants are liable for the full fee, no refund will be available.

Cancellation before 6 weeks of the start date of the expedition: Hampshire Outdoors will reimburse the client 50%.

Cancellation before 12 weeks of the start date of the expedition: Hampshire Outdoors will reimburse the client 90%.

Note: These expeditions are run on minimum numbers. If numbers are not reached a full refunded will be issued.

If all spaces are full, we will begin a waiting list. You can be added to this waiting list, without making payment, by emailing the contact on this page.

How to book your place

  1. If you want to sign up you must enrolled onto the Silver DofE Award.
  2. Book online
  3. Or drop us an email if you have any further questions.

Contact

Send enquiries to:

dofe@hants.gov.uk
Mobile: 01962 846193

If you are a school looking for DofE Expedition Provider; please contact us to discuss your requirements. Further information: DofE Expeditions for Schools