With over 20 years experience of lovingly hosting ski chalets in the French Alps we run a comprehensive Duke of Edinburgh Gold Award RESIDENTIAL course in Chalet Hosting and Cookery. We are an Approved Activity Provider (AAP) and we are licensed by the DofE Award. The residential course takes place in the French Alps, and is based at our luxury Chalet Pomet, where you will not only receive expert tuition but you'll also be accommodated in style! Our courses are a winning combination with small numbers and our lovely friendly, fun and highly qualified tutors. Book your place now... £1149 for a 6 night course. The course is ideal for your DofE GOLD RESIDENTIAL section, with participants aged between 16 and 19. We are an Approved Activity Provider for the Duke of Edinburgh Award, and we will act as your assessor during your stay, submitting a report to your eDofE page upon completion of the course. Numbers are limited to a maximum of 10 students per course. "Anyone who is struggling to find a gold DofE residential sign up to this course as this was the highlight to my summer and an experience I will not be forgetting." Sophie Rose.
Complete your DofE residential in beautiful rural West Dorset, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty right on the Jurassic Coast. We are natural beekeepers and will teach you about our approach to bees, beekeeping and how to interact with honeybees while still protecting them and their habitat. Our team have combined our skills and passions of beekeeping, teaching, environmentalism and cooking to provide a magical hosting experience for all our guests. Our beekeeping team have a wealth of beekeeping experience to share with you and a desire to bring you into the astonishing world of honeybees.This course has a strong practical element, as we believe you need to 'do it' to truly grasp it. We are there by your side to advise and assist, and you will leave our course with confidence in your new knowledge and skills.