DofE Gold Residential at BAC

BAC is an Approved Activity Provider for Duke of Edinburgh's Award Gold Residentials. The next BAC residential opportunity will be running for 5 days during February 2022 school half-term from Saturday 12th to Wednesday 16th February.

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This Outdoor Leadership Residential includes a range of activities; Climbing and Abseiling, Mountain Biking, Water Sports, Caving, Bushcraft, First Aid and Reviewing Skills. 

The plan follows some of the temporary Covid rules. This 'DofE With A Difference' is there to help young people to complete their awards while the pandemic is still present.

Each day, participants should arrive at BAC in Barnett's Park, Belfast at 9.45 am, take part in 3 activity sessions; morning, afternoon and evening and finish at 8 pm. Participants go home each night to sleep and return the next morning.

Each day participants bring their own packed lunch and some ingredients to cook their own dinner using a variety of outdoor and Bushcraft methods. (Ingredients lists will be provided in advance).


There are 24 places on this residential opportunity.

To comply with DofE rules, no more than 3 should book to attend from any one DofE Cen
tre.