Training and away days

Adult training and away days

Archery Permit Training and Assessment

This two day course provides the necessary training  and assessment for candidates to achieve  the archery leadership permit for recurve bows.

How much? £90 per person. DGB funding may be available.

Where and when?

Gilwell Park 21 - 23 September 2018. Book here.

Great Tower 23 - 25 November 2018 and 25 - 27 January 2019. Book here.

Hawkhirst 24 - 26 August 2018 and 15 - 17 February 2019. Book here

Woodhouse Park 26 - 28 October 2018. Book now 

Youlbury 5 - 7 October 2018. Book here.


British Canoeing: Paddle Sports 2 Star (16+)

This two day NGB training and assessment course delivers the skills to progress in paddle sports on Kielder Water or Lake Windermere. Participants should already be able to paddle forwards, backwards and turn their craft.

How much? £90 per person

Where and when?

Great Tower 7 - 9 September 2018. Book here.

Hawkhirst 24 - 26 August 2018. Book here.



Bushcraft Skills Course

This course will teach you the skills to utilise the bare minimal tools in order to cope in real-life survival situations. This includes shelter building, fire lighting, knife, axe and saw work and water treatment. 

How much? £80 per person

Where and when?

Gilwell Park  

Great Tower 2 - 4 November 2018 and 8 - 10 March 2019. Book here 

Youlbury 12 - 14 October 2018.  Book here.

Camp Craft Skills Course

On this course, you'll learn useful camp skills to make your summer camp even more fun, functional and exciting. We'll cover camp cooking, gadgets to make with your Group, how best to set up site and our top tips for guaranteeing a successful camp.

How much? £80 per person.

Where and when?

Woodhouse Park 12 - 14 October 2018. Book here