What the ESC can offer you

What the ESC can offer you

A Place To Teach and Assess:
For already established centres, the ESC can offer you classrooms, food and accommodation for groups venturing out on their D of E/INT Expeditions, as well as their teachers/assessors.

Support:

  • We are happy to answer any questions about the D of E/INT and/or its equivalent awards by phone, email or in person!
  • If you are not in a position to offer a full D of E/INT programme we can fill in the blanks, such as offering one particular section of the award.
  • Expert knowledge of the local area.
  • School/Centre visits and talks.
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Training For Participants and
Organisers/Teachers/Assessors:
We can offer training to help you and/or your school/centre become you’re a programme organiser, activity provider, full training centre.   This scheme would include only the modules you want to know about and include:

  • Explain in detail the layout of the award and what is involved and the levels of commitment from you are required.
  • Learning how to train and assess
    D of E/INT Expeditions.
  • How to safely deliver an activity programme in each section.
  • How to attract participants and advertise your programme.
  • D of E/INT Rules and Regulations.

Expeditions:
Training:  

  • Expedition Equipment
  • Rucksacks and Packing
  • Camping Techniques
  • Expedition Food, Drink and Cooking
  • Navigation
  • First Aid
  • Emergency Procedures
  • Basic Weather Systems
  • Group Dynamics

Assessment:  

  • Practice Expedition (s) – Foot
  • Qualifying Expedition (s) – Foot

Volunteering/Service Section:

  • Teaching Assistants
  • Research Volunteers
  • Places on Conservation Projects
  • Animal Protection Schemes

Physical Recreation Section:

  • Rock Climbing
  • Fell/Gorge Walking
  • Snorkelling
  • Orienteering

Skills Section:

  • Bird/Bat Identification
  • Geology Recognition
  • Meteorology Prediction
  • Astronomy

Residential Project:

  • Research Volunteers
  • Places on Conservation Projects
  • Summer Camp Opportunities
  • Eco Construction Projects