Category Archives: D of E

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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CHMAS – Bronze DofE Practice Weekend

The DofE session is firmly underway and CHMAS had 19 Bronze participants undertaking their practice expedition on the Llangollen Hills, The group walked largely unsupervised on the first day and were quite proud of their achievements. On the second day, … Continue reading

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CHMAS – Bronze Qualifying Expedition

CHMAS were running a Bronze Qualifying expedition in  the Peak District for a local school. I’m pleased to say that all three teams demonstrated what they had learnt from their training & practice expeditions and a apart from a minor … Continue reading

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CHMAS – Bronze DofE Training Weekend

Last weekend, the CHMAS team were delivering a Bronze DofE Training weekend for a local school and there was much fun and laughter all round. Day 1 was campsite based and the teams got stuck into the following sessions: Tent … Continue reading

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Bronze DofE Expedition in the Peak District

Last weekend, I was working for my friends at Rich Adventure instructing on a Bronze DofE Expedition in the Peak District. We team did really well and I would like to wish them every success with their qualifying expedition in July.

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Bronze DofE Practice Expedition

On Saturday, I was looking after a team completing their Bronze DofE Practice Expedition in Llangollen for SGHS. I had been involved previously with the training elements and now I was working with a new team for the practice. After … Continue reading

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