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The Earth Steward Apprenticeship
Natural rites of passage for teenagers
Mentored by Sacred EarthMentor summary: Nature educator & environmentalist
For ages: 12 - 16 years
The Earth Steward Apprenticeship (ESA) is rites-of-passage journey for young people aged between 12-16. We have been running this programme for almost ten years now and have seen many young people grow into thriving, aware and connected young adults. It provides abundant opportunities for our future generations to connect with nature and learn through direct, sensory experience about nature awareness, rewilding ourselves and the land, conservation, ecology, wildlife, woodland, wetland and the art of deep nature connection (which is proven to improve individual wellbeing and resilience). Our camps support participants to develop deeper connections with themselves, each other and the natural world. We encourage them to feel the excitement of discovery, curiosity, creativity and community as they develop a sense of belonging through knowing their place in the world. And they'll have a lot of fun along the way! The programme was originally designed to address the problem of Nature Def...
Please make sure your child's learning needs and allergies are updated on their Eequ profile. Sleeping bag Sharp knife - fixed blade Bivvy bag Sleeping mat Water bottle Torch with batteries Appropriate footwear Natural coloured clothing for cold, wet and warm weather Small tent optional
Concession prices explained
Our offer of a concession price is based on three factors: • Household income • Value of assets (property equity and savings) • Unusual or difficult circumstances that may affect your ability to pay Contact Phil directly if you'd like to apply for a concession and he'll talk you through the details. Please note we won't ask you to provide proof of income or asset value in the first instance, because we assume honesty, but we do reserve the right to audit your finances at any point during the year.
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Public Liability Insurance
First Aid Training
First Aid Kit
Coronavirus Safety Policy
Please note, it is the responsibility of the booker to satisfy themselves about the adequacy of the safety measures. This platform is merely an introducer and does not verify the items listed here.
(Please note not all events are located on our site) Tiny entrance lane opposite Cowden Hall Lane, Off Horebeech Lane, Heathfield, East Sussex, TN21 9HJ
My experience is an educational activity and the 14-day cooling-off period under the Consumer Contracts Regulations 2013 therefore applies. After the 14 day period my standard policy will apply.
• No refunds are given except in the case of a cancellation by the Mentor.
• Please be aware that we are not able to issue refunds should you miss part of the course for any reason. We will, however, support you to be able to retake the missed part of the course at a mutually convenient time.