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Bronze

This is your first step

At Bronze level, you will learn the basics of expedition preparation and planning as part of a team. You will then have the opportunity to develop these skills further during the practice and qualifying journeys.
The knowledge and skills developed in this section of award will assist you in working towards Silver and Gold level awards.

Training

Here at Kiwi Adventure Trust we understand that you learn best when you are being challenged in a fun and supportive environment!
Over the two days, we deliver the course content through hands-on activities that allow you to practice the very skills that you will need for your expeditions in the bush.
Here you will get to put up a tent, learn how to pack a tramping pack, navigate and cook using a tramping cooker safely before setting out for your journey.
 
Our training aims to provide you with a good foundation in the following topics:

Location: Confirmed at time of booking
Duration: 2 Days
Cost: $165 per person

Practice Journey

This is an overnight tramp in the stunning Kawekas. The aim of this journey is to allow you to practice the skills that you have learnt during the training. There will be plenty of time along the way to try new things like map reading with the guidance of a friendly and approachable Instructor.

This tramp is the stepping stone to participating in the final Bronze Qualifying Journey

Location: Kaweka Range
Duration: 2 full days
Cost: $250 per person including transport (excludes food & equipment)
Pre-requisites: Bronze Training

Qualifying Journey

This is an overnight expedition in our local bush!

Using the skills and knowledge gained from the training workshop and practice journey, your team will be responsible for navigating your way over hills, through streams and along the coast. This journey will be led by you and your peers, with your Kiwi Adventure Trust Instructor there to ensure that your team is making safe decisions.

This journey is a must for any student aiming to complete the Adventurous Journey section of their Bronze level Award.

Location: Kaweka Range
Duration: 2 full days
Cost: $250 per person including transport (excludes food & equipment)
Pre-requisites: Bronze Training & Practice Tramp