Looking for an Adventure then Go-Transform could be right up your street. Journey into our 12-month Leadership Training program where you can grow into the person God wants you to be. You will be rooted in Outdoor safety and delivery skills. Go deeper into knowing and living as a Christian leader. Living in the beautiful Dartmoor National Park in Heatree Activity Centre one of the UKs leading Christian Adventure residentials training centres www.heatree.org Whether searching for a character-building GAP-year or looking to unlock your potential in leading young people in summer camps, youth groups or adventure residentials Go-Transform could be for you.

Go-Transform focuses on two main areas of development:

  1. Outdoor Teaching skills
  2. Christian Leadership skills (residential youthwork)

You will be trained at your own pace and be supported throughout your time to Heatree. We ensure that you receive a holistic suite of training in soft and hard skills while having adventures across the Southwest peninsula. We love expeditions! You will get to explore the adventurous nooks and crannies of the UK. You will explore some of the best mountains, rivers, and cliffs in the country.

Recent expeditions include; Lake District (Mountaineering, Ghyll bashing, Mountain biking, Canoeing) Peak District (Climbing & Caving), Snowdonia, Gower (Seacliff climbing) and a three-day descent on the river Spey in Cairngorm.

Find your voice we will support you in having the confidence and skills to lead youth and school groups on an adventure residential program. We will explore with you the theory and concepts of Christian Leadership needed for residential and adventure ministries.

Yes, the Go-Transform volunteers are provided FREE accommodation and food on-site at Heatree. We give you time and opportunities to make the most of living on Dartmoor and plug into a local church and community.

You could gain experience in the following activities; Archery, Bronze & Stone Age experience, Bushcraft, Caving, Canoeing, Environmental studies, Fencing, Forest School, Grass Sledging, Gyll scrambling, Hi-ropes, Kayaking, Indoor & Outdoor Rock climbing, Mountain Biking, Mountaineering, Orienteering, Raft building, Ropes courses, SUP, Scuba Diving and Team building.

  • Go-Transform (expected qualifications in 12 months)
  • British Canoeing Paddlesports Instructor Award & Foundation Safety & Rescue training
  • British Cycling, Mountain Bike Trail Leader Award
  • Mountain Training, Climbing Wall Instructor Award & Lowland Leader Award
  • Archery Instructor*
  • Go-Fence leader*
  • 16hr Adventure First Aid
  • Christian Adventure Leadership Certificate (Moorlands Bible College)
  • Level 2 Food Hygiene
  • Level 1 Safeguarding Certificate
Other awards and qualifications are included in the scheme and gaining these will depend on your experience and personal interests.