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Do I need to have good spoken English?
The camp will be run in English and is suited to native speakers as well as anyone who has an intermediate level of English. The activities and workshops will be run in small groups with a maximum of 10 students to 2 language and activity facilitators allowing us to cater for different levels of English.
Obviously, each participant is free to express themselves with their peers in the language they choose. There will be monitors available who speak English, French, Spanish, Catalan, German, Arabic, Italian and Portuguese.
Do I need to be physically fit?
We have a “challenge by choice” policy, which means that you decide what you want to do. None of the activities are compulsory. Our guides will take great care of you and gently introduce you to new activities. Your safety and wellbeing is our first priority.
What is the staff-to-participants ratio?
Avalon Sustainability School maintains a staff-to-participant ratio of 1:10.
Who else will be there?
Participants come from all over the world including Spain, Germany, Palestine, Turkey, Jamaica, the Netherlands, Pakistan, the UK…
Do I have to take part in all the activities?
None of the activities are compulsory and at the beginning of the programme you will be given the opportunity to select the activities that interest you most and you will be encouraged to try out new challenges.