The John Muir Award is an environmental award scheme for people of all backgrounds. It encourages people to connect with, enjoy and care for wild places. WWC will be running the Discover level of this award over May half term to support and encourage participants to engage with and explore the wild places that we have available here.
The four day course will include; bushcraft skills such as fires, smores, shelter building and of course plenty of paddling along with; an introduction to John Muir and his work, biodiversity studies, litter picking, leave no trace training and planning for future exploration of wild spaces.
Please see their website for further information about the award – https://www.johnmuirtrust.org/john-muir-award. Each participant (upon completion of the full course) will receive a certificate as confirmation of the work that they have completed. Cost £120, the course runs 0930-1630 Monday 25th May to Thursday 28th May.