Category Archives: D of E

Bronze DofE Training

Last week, I was working for a local school providing input to their Bronze DofE Expedition Training. Day 1 – Getting the Basics Right The first day was spent mainly on the school grounds looking at: Expedition kit, Rucksack packing; … Continue reading

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Team Building At The Adventure Rope Course

Last week, I was working at the Adventure Rope Course on a DofE team building day for a local school. During their time with us the teams who were with us for a morning or afternoon session got stuck into … Continue reading

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CHMAS – Bronze Practice Expedition

The first CHMAS DofE Expedition was at the beginning of April in the form of a Bronze Practice Expedition on the Long Mynd. There were three teams out and they all did exceptionally well and it was lovely to see … Continue reading

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CHMAS – Round Up Of 2016

Wow, just where did 2016 go! Chris Hughes Multi Activity Services (CHMAS) has had an exceptional year providing lots of fun and adventures through our freelance work with other organisations, DofE Programmes and instructor training courses. The feedback received, has … Continue reading

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Assessing A Bronze DofE Expedition

Last weekend, I was assessing a Bronze DofE Expedition for a local school and despite the cold weather, I was really impressed by how well the young people coped and simply got on with the job in hand. The expedition … Continue reading

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CHMAS – Bronze Qualifying Expedition

Last weekend, CHMAS was running a Bronze DofE Qualifying Expedition on the Llangollen hills and a mighty fine expedition it was too. All three teams did well and I’m really pleased to say that our independent assessor was able to … Continue reading

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CHMAS Bronze DofE Qualifying Expedition

Last weekend, CHMAS had three teams out in Llangollen completing their Bronze Qualifying Expedition. It was great to see all teams put their previous training to good use and complete their expedition with ease. Well, I’m pleased to say that … Continue reading

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Gold DofE Canoe Assessment

At the beginning of September, I was assessing a Gold DofE Expedition on the River Wye and a mighty fine expedition it was too. The group where to put on at Hay On Wye and paddle to Monmouth over 4 … Continue reading

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Gold DofE Assessment – Canoe Trip on the River Severn

CHMAS is an Approved Activity Provider for the DofE and offers a full range of expedition services to facilitate your groups expedition and in this case we were assessing a Gold Canoe Expedition on the River Severn for an Open Award Centre. … Continue reading

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CHMAS – Bronze DofE Practice Expedition

The DofE session is firmly underway and CHMAS had 21 Bronze participants undertaking their practice expedition on the Llangollen Hills. On the first day, the groups were a little navigationally challenged (by design) and needed a bit of close supervision to put … Continue reading

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