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DofE Expedition Training 2024


22 June 2024 - 23 June 2024    
All Day

Event Type

What?  DofE Expedition training

When?  Saturday 22 – Sunday 23 June 2024

Where?  Malham Youth Hostel, Malham, Skipton, N Yorkshire, BD23 4DB

Who for?  Girlguiding members from the North East England region registered and planning to complete their DofE Expedition section in 2024

How much?  £85 (includes indoor accommodation, Saturday dinner and Sunday breakfast)

Further Information: This is the first of the three expedition events for those hoping to complete the DofE Expedition section in summer 2024. Training will be tailored to the Bronze, Silver and Gold Levels of the award and will include navigation skills, route planning, map reading, first aid, food and cooking at each level.  You will need to come equipped for a day walk on the Saturday, a full kit list will be issued prior to the weekend.  This is also an opportunity to meet others who may form part of your expedition team in the summer.  You will need to organise your own transport to and from Malham.

Further Dates:

Practice Expeditions will take place on:

  • 13-14 July Bronze level
  • 12 (evening) – 14 July Silver level
  • 12 (evening) – 15 July Gold level

Qualifying Expeditions will take place on:

  • 17-18 August Bronze level
  • 16-18 August Silver level
  • 15-18 August Gold level

For more details on these and to book please visit the region website.

You must fully complete the training weekend, practice expedition and qualifying expedition to be able to complete the expedition section at your level.

How to apply:

Complete the booking section below.  Please make sure you select the ticket for the correct DofE level.  Places are limited so please book as soon as possible.  If when you come to book you find the training is full please email

Ticket sales will close on Thursday 25 April 2024.

If you have any questions regarding this event please contact the Region office by emailing

Payments can be made via Paypal, card or BACS. If you wish to pay by card make sure you click on the ‘Debit or Credit Card’ link just below the ‘Paypal’ one.  If you wish to pay by BACS click on the dropdown arrow next to ‘Pay by paypal’ and it will give you the BACS option.  BACS payments must be received within 48 working hours of booking or we reserve the right to cancel your booking.

Booking Terms and Conditions

By booking this ticket you are agreeing to the Girlguiding North East England booking terms and conditions as follows.

Cancellation by Participant – Cancellation must be made via email or in writing to the Girlguiding North East England office. No refunds are payable on cancellation by the Participant unless the place can be filled.

Cancellation by Girlguiding North East England – Girlguiding North East England reserves the right to modify or cancel the event if unforeseen circumstances arise. In the event of cancellation being made by Girlguiding North East England a full refund of the event fee paid to Girlguiding North East England will be made to participants.


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