Training Opportunity: Trekforce Expedition Leader Training Course

at Gapforce (view profile)
Location Wales & Central America, United Kingdom
Date Posted 13th July 2018
Category Entry-level
In the field
Job Type Contract/short-term


Are you looking to kick-start your career in Expedition Leadership?

The Trekforce Expedition Leader Training course is an intensive 4 month course providing you with a platform into the industry. You start in the mountains of Wales before heading off to the jungles of Central America where you receive full training and practical experience in setting up and leading expeditions.

This course is ideal for:
• Those looking to get into the industry and lead expeditions
• Those looking to gain nationally recognised training qualifications
• Anyone who wants to develop their expedition skills
• Anyone looking for a once in a lifetime opportunity.

The major areas the course includes:
• Expedition planning
• Expedition leadership
• Jungle survival
• Remote medicine training
• Cave rescue training

Where: Wales & Costa Rica

Start dates: January & October

Total Duration: 4 months

Pricing: £8,200 (flexible payment plans available)


The course appeals to people from a wide range of backgrounds and therefore there are no specific requirements needed to sign up.

A clean bill of health, a reasonable level of fitness and a clear CRB check are the only pre-requisites.

If you are in any doubt about your suitability for the course then you can talk with one of our advisors who will be able to give you a clearer picture of what is involved.


To reserve a place or speak to one of our London advisors, call us on 0207 384 3028 or email [email protected] You can also visit for more information and background on our course.

We are particularly keen to hear from members of the Explorers Connect community so please mention Explorers Connect in your application.