Introduction to bushcraft course 15th - 16th October 2011
The Bushcraft UK, Introduction to Bushcraft course is a low cost high quality opportunity for members of the Bushcraft UK community to experience top of the range instruction in fantastic rural Dorset at an affordable price, concentrating on the Key Bushcraft skills of the temperate forest.
Course provider: Bushcraft Expeditions
Minimum numbers: 12
Maximum numbers: 16
Minimum age: 18 (16 if accompanied by an adult)
Date of Course - 15th Oct – 16th Oct 2011 Course go/no go date: 21st September 2011 (If you book in September the full amount will need to be paid to secure your place)
RV time 09:00hr on the 15th @ Beaminster, Dorset
Course disperses: 15:00hr on the 16th October
Accommodation: Attendees provide their own tents, sleeping bags etc.
Catering: Full Board
(Full joining instructions will be issued on signing up)
Cost: £115.00 (Inc VAT)
The Bushcraft UK Introductory weekend Course is designed to give you an insight to the many facets of this fascinating subject. On this two day course you will receive lectures and obtain first hand practical experience of bushcraft and survival skills including primitive fire lighting techniques, animal tracking, primitive technology skills, campcraft and camp cookery. At the end of the course you will have a better understanding of just how huge and varied the subject is and be able to make an informed choice as to which road you wish to travel to gather a better understanding and knowledge of the subject.
During the course students will be expected to participate in routine tasks around the camp such as firewood and water collection and general camp duties.
Course subjects will cover:
· Shelter Building
· Primitive Fire lighting Techniques
· Modern Fire lighting Techniques
· Tracking and nature awareness
· Campcraft and Cookery
· Wild foods of the Forest and Stream
Course Cost and payment details:
Cost: £115.00 (Fully inclusive of VAT)
A Non refundable deposit of £50.00 is required on booking – This deposit will however be refunded in full if the course does not go ahead
Final payments: Payable immediately from the 21st August if course takes place and by no later than 21st Sept. Any one failing to pay their final payment by the 21st Sept will lose their deposit and forfeit their place to a reserve. It is the individual's responsibility to make note of the above and make prompt payment. Neither Bushcraft UK or Bushcraft Expeditions will be responsible for chasing up and reminding individuals about payments.
All bookings and payments should be made directly to Bushcraft Expeditions by the following means:
To pay by credit/debit card:
Contact Becky in the Bushcraft Expeditions office on 01432 356700. You will need to provide your full name, address, bank/card and contact (email and phone) details and BCUK user name.
To pay by Paypal:
Contact Becky in the Bushcraft Expeditions office on 01432 356700 or on the email address below. You will need to provide your full name, address, contact (email and phone) details, and BCUK user name. Do not make any payment until you have confirmed your booking with Bushcraft Expeditions office.
inforequest@bushcraftexpeditio ns.com (use this email address for Paypal payments)
To pay by bank transfer:
If paying directly into the bank by bank transfer etc please phone the number above for the account details. You will need to provide your full name, address, bank/card and contact (email and phone) details and BCUK user name.
All payments are by secure means.
On receipt of your booking and clearance of your deposit, all paper work will be sent via email, unless otherwise requested differently
IT IS IMPORTANT THAT NO STUDENTS BOOK TRAVEL TICKETS OR PURCHASE COURSE EQUIPMENT OR FOOD UNTIL THE EXPEDITION HAS BEEN CONFIRMED TO BE TAKING PLACE. NIETHER BUSHCRAFT UK OR BUSHCRAFT EXPEDITIONS WILL BE HELD LIABLE FOR ANY EXPENSE AS A RESULT OF STUDENTS NOT COMPLYING WITH THE ABOVE STATEMENT.