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Expedition

Award

Expedition & Location

Schools/Colleges

Groups

Dates

Parent Drop-Off

Time and Location

Parent Collect

Time and Location

Bronze

Cohort 1 Training

Judgemeadow Community College

Evington, Leicester. LE5 6HP

Beauchamp College

Sir Jonathon North Girls’ College

Humphrey Perkins School

BEA: B1,B2,B3,B4,B10

SJN: B15

HUM: B18

5th- 6th March 2022

0900 hrs – 5th March

Judgemeadow Community College

1600 hrs – 6th March

Judgemeadow Community College

Cohort 2 Training

Judgemeadow Community College

Evington, Leicester. LE5 6HP

Beauchamp College

Judgemeadow Community College

Humphrey Perkins School

BEA: B5,B8,B9,B11

JUD: B16,B17

HUM: B19

12th- 13th  March 2022

0900 hrs – 12th March

Judgemeadow Community College

1600 hrs – 13th March

Judgemeadow Community College

Cohort 3 Training

Judgemeadow Community College

Evington, Leicester. LE5 6HP

Beauchamp College

Sir Jonathon North Girls’ College Martin High School

BEA: B6,B7

SJN: B12,B13,B14

MHS: B20,B21

19th- 20th March 2022

0900 hrs – 19th March

Judgemeadow Community College

1600 hrs – 20th March

Judgemeadow Community College

Cohort 1 Qualifier

Rutland

Beauchamp College

Sir Jonathon North Girls’ College

Humphrey Perkins School

BEA: B1,B2,B3,B4,B10

SJN: B15

HUM: B18

11th- 12th June 2022

0900 hrs – 11th June

Launde Abbey

East Norton, Leicestershire, LE7 9XB

1530 hrs – 12th June

Launde Abbey

East Norton, Leicestershire, LE7 9XB

Cohort 2 Qualifier

Rutland

Beauchamp College

Judgemeadow Community College

Humphrey Perkins School

BEA: B5,B8,B9,B11

JUD: B16,B17

HUM: B19

18th- 19th June 2022

0900 hrs – 18th  June

Launde Abbey

East Norton, Leicestershire, LE7 9XB

1530 hrs – 19th June

Launde Abbey

East Norton, Leicestershire, LE7 9XB

Cohort 3 Qualifier

Rutland

Beauchamp College

Sir Jonathon North Girls’ College Martin High School

BEA: B6,B7

SJN: B12,B13,B14

MHS: B20,B21

25th- 26th June 2022

0900 hrs – 25th June

Launde Abbey

East Norton, Leicestershire, LE7 9XB

1530 hrs – 26th June

Launde Abbey

East Norton, Leicestershire, LE7 9XB

Silver

Training

Brecon Beacons

Beauchamp College

Sir Jonathon North Girls’ College Martin High School

BEA: S1,S2,S3,S4,S5,S6

SJN: S7,S8,S9,S10

MHS: S11.

26th- 28th March 2022

0730 hrs – 26th March

Everards Meadows, Cooper Wy, Leicester LE19 2AN

1900hrs – 28th March

Everards Meadows, Cooper Wy, Leicester LE19 2AN

Qualifier

Peak District

Beauchamp College

Sir Jonathon North Girls’ College

Martin High School

BEA: S1,S2,S3,S4,S5,S6

SJN: S7,S8,S9,S10

MHS: S11.

30th June  - 2nd July 22

0730 hrs – 30th June

Everards Meadows, Cooper Wy, Leicester LE19 2AN

1900hrs – 2nd July

Everards Meadows, Cooper Wy, Leicester LE19 2AN

Gold

Training

Brecon Beacons

Beauchamp College

Beauchamp City Sixth Form

BEA: G1,G2,G3

BCS: G4,G5,G6,G7

2nd - 4th April 2022

0730 hrs – 2nd April

Everards Meadows, Cooper Wy, Leicester LE19 2AN

1900hrs – 4th April

Everards Meadows, Cooper Wy, Leicester LE19 2AN

Qualifier

Peak District

Beauchamp College

Beauchamp City Sixth form

BEA: G1,G2,G3

BCS: G4,G5,G6,G7

4th- 8th July 2022

0900 hrs – 4th July

Everards Meadows, Cooper Wy, Leicester LE19 2AN

1900hrs – 8th July

Everards Meadows, Cooper Wy, Leicester LE19 2AN

Personal kit - Packing Checklist

Type of kit

Item 

Sleeping

Sleeping bag (and liner if you have/want one)

Stuff sack for compressing sleeping bag (usually included with sleeping bag)

Sleeping mat

Footwear

Walking boots (must have ankle support)

Waterproofs

Jacket (must have an attached hood)

Trousers

Clothing

Underwear

Socks (consider using a combination of thin and thick socks)

Thermal bottoms

Thermal base layer/s

Walking trousers (NOT jeans)

Thin jumper/fleece

Thick jumper/fleece/insulating layer

Woolly hat and gloves (depending on time of year)

Spare Clothing

 

Spare clothing should be carried – you should ensure that you have enough spare clothing for a COMPLETE change of clothing if it is very wet...

Spare underwear and socks

Spare base layer

Spare warm layer

Spare walking trousers (NOT jeans)

Sun hat / shorts (depending on the weather)

First Aid

Small personal first aid kit including blister plasters

Any medications that you need to take along with daily dosage details

Eating Utensils

Knife, fork, spoon (as required) Cup, plate or bowl

Sponge for cleaning stove pans and eating utensils

Food

Expedition meal to cook on camp stove, snacks, water bottles

Packed Lunch, snacks, water bottles

Plastic bag/s for food rubbish

Expedition Items

Compass (two required per Group)

Watch

Whistle

Rucksack

 

Rucksack: 50-65 litres

NOTE: School/College rucksacks can be loaned to Students

Further selection of plastic bags/bin liners for waterproofing kit.

Other

Matches/lighter (make sure they are kept dry)

Torch (plus spare batteries)

Sun cream and midge repellent (depending on time of year)

*Mobile phone (it would be handy if there were at least two within your team and on different networks. Please ensure they are waterproofed suitably)

Pen/pencil and paper (for work on your expedition aim/report and for use in emergencies)

Money

Several coins for use in a payphone in an emergency