Training

If you’re looking to move into the adventure travel industry these training courses could be just for you. Find more adventure courses at Explorers Connect.


Trekforce – Expedition Leader Training Course
Multiple dates throughout 2018 and 2019

The famous 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.

Explorers Connect – Adventure Photography Course
Friday 11th – Sunday 13th October 2019

Learn the fundamentals of adventure photography whilst exploring the mountains of Snowdonia. This two day course will give you the knowledge and practical skills to develop your portfolio for travel, outdoor sports or journalism. Suitable for beginners.

Explorers Connect – Remote First Aid Training Course
Saturday 16th – Sunday 17th November 2019

If you’re looking to be more confident in the outdoors, would like to know what to do in an emergency or simply looking to revalidate your first aid qualification for NGB awards, this hands-on EC training course delivering a 16hr Certificate in Outdoor First Aid is perfect for you.

Explorers Connect – Expedition Leadership Course
Saturday 7th – Sunday 8th December 2019

Our ever-popular sellout course is back for 2019 – make a life-changing step and join other like-minded people to learn the hard and soft skills needed to lead expeditions and find out how to get a job in the adventure industry.

Explorers Connect – Adventure Writing Workshop
Saturday 23rd – Sunday 24th November 2019

On this bespoke two-day course, international adventure writer, broadcaster and media expert Belinda Dixon will show you how to use words to capture and communicate your adventure stories… whether big, small or anywhere in between.

Explorers Connect – Adventure and Expedition Medicine Course
Saturday 29th Feb – Sunday 1st March 2020

On this special two-day course, international paramedic and expedition leader Luca Alfatti will teach you everything you need to know about First Aid in remote and extreme locations around the world, from jungle and desert to the polar regions.