SILC Adventure Camps 2023


 

The 2023 SILC Adventure Camps in France and Switzerland

Sea & Island Adventure Camp in Corsica 🇫🇷

A 2-week journey sailing around the entire island of Corsica aboard a 45-foot modern yacht doing amazing activities each day in a new location on sea and land. The camp promises a great dose of adventure and fun.
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Gstaad Summer Leadership Camp🇨🇭

A 2-week summer camp in the breathtaking Gstaad Valley where students explore hidden gems and stunning areas of the Saanenland region and more. Each day brings new exciting challenges and stunning views.
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Open to new and returning students

Our SILC Adventure Camps are open both to new students, as well as those who attended our summer camps, winter camps, school camps, workshops or conferences. Students who have attended other SILC programmes can continue the journey and further develop their leadership skills while enjoying completely new activities!

Register with no health or financial risk

Secure your child’s place now without worrying about any financial impact as we do not ask for deposits and offer a full refund before the start of camp!

To assist you to the best of our abilities, we offer full refund in case:
1. Your child is unable to travel to France and/or Switzerland due to a positive Covid-19 test (an official medical proof will be required).
2. Cancellation until 15th May 2023.

In the following case, SILC Academy will provide a partial refund:
1. Cancellation from 15th May 2023 until June 1st: 80% refund on the total camp fee
2. Cancellation from 1st June 2023 onwards: 50% refund on the total camp fee

No refund is made for cancellations as of 15th June 2023, inability to obtain an entry visa for France and/or Switzerland, a shortened stay, missed activities or workshops, withdrawal or dismissal during the camp, and in case of force majeure circumstances such as events/occurrences that are out of the control of SILC Academy such as, but not limited to, natural disasters, pandemics, airport strikes, accidents, technical difficulties, conflicts, fire, and bad weather conditions.

See our Covid-19 measures and flexible booking policy

Sea & Island Adventure Camp in Corsica

We will have two 2-week Sea & Island Adventure Camp sessions taking place:

SESSION 1: JULY 1ST-JULY 14TH 2023
SESSION 2: JULY 15TH-JULY 28TH 2023

A one of a kind experience open to those between the ages of 12 and 17.

Embark on a unique journey down the Corsican coast from the comfort of our 45-foot sailing yacht, stopping at countless stunning sights along the way.

Participants will enjoy a diversity of activities including sailing & navigation, kayaking, rock climbing, coasteering (“sea canyoning”), snorkelling, karting, laser game, a mountain expedition, and more!

The development of leadership skills is fully integrated throughout the entire 2-week camp and combines leadership modules on diverse topics such as goal setting, time management, resilience, communication skills and global citizenship with exciting activities on the sea, beaches, mountains and towns of the island of Corsica.

Highly experienced trainers and instructors guide students through fun challenges, workshops, games and outdoor activities, with reflection sessions at the end of each activity to turn it into a valuable learning experience.

Participants receive a certificate and overview of personal achievements as well as a learning plan at the end of the journey to help them continue the development of the skills they learned.


Gstaad Summer Leadership Camp in Switzerland

We will have one 2-week Gstaad Summer Leadership Camp taking place:

JULY 23rd-AUGUST 5th 2023

A one of a kind experience open to those between the ages of 11 and 17.

Based in the picturesque mountain town of Château-d’Oex, surrounded by stunning nature, reputable ambiance for the most bespoke experiences and untouched Swiss Alps.

The authentic Swiss experience allows students to enjoy many awe-inspiring activities ranging from a high ropes course, via ferrata, river rafting, canyoning, glacier expedition, surfing and more! The fantastic location in the Gstaad Valley opens up a world of opportunities just a doorstep away from many spectacular activities.

Along with the fun-filled programme activities, students enjoy an unbeatable leadership development course focusing on different domains such as goal setting, choices, communication, collaboration, optimisation, resilience and global citizenship. Highly experienced trainers, instructors and guides accompany students through fun challenges, workshops, games and outdoor activities, with reflection sessions at the end of each activity to turn it into a valuable learning experience.

Participants receive a certificate and overview of personal achievements as well as a learning plan at the end of the journey to help them continue the development of the skills they learned.