Explorer Course

Aged: 10 - 12 years     Duration: 3 Days   Course Code: EPC

 

This course features an exciting outdoor adventure as an introductory adventure for children. The outdoor activity is used as a tool to develop the children's character and to provide some basic life skill lessons. Being away from the comfort of home, the children will learn to be independent. It also helps the children to improve common sense and learn to adapt to a new environment.  

Safety
There will be two experienced and qualified instructors (permanent staff of OBS) who will be responsible for the children during the programme. They are trained in first aid, emergency management as well as all the technical skills required for the programme. During the course the are supported by our 24-hours emergency services. Parents are requested not to visit or contact the children during the course to avoid focus disturbance which provide absolute independent environment.

 

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SAMPLE PROGRAMME

 

Educational Focus

 
Day 1

Nurture

Exposure to the learning cycle of human being

Learning to adapt to the new environment

Course introduction, safety briefing

Ice breaking and team dynamic

Introduction to water safety

Water confidence and swimming using life jacket

Basic kayaking introduction

 

Day 2 Challenge

Self discipline, independent, self confidence

Overnight in the jungle house

Bush cooking with firewood

Basic survival skills, bonfire

Day 3

Warrior

Determination, taste of success, action plan

Rope courses

Final challenge

Certificate presentation

End of course

 

    

"As soon as we got to OB Sabah, I knew I was going to have a lot of fun and excitement"

                                                                         Jonathan Walker, Singapore

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