Tag Archives: Education

Ulovane Update: October Back up Trails Group Week 1

10 Oct

Life as a trainee Trails Guide: Observational awareness Ulovane update: A two-week break in the city was all that we needed to convince ourselves that we most definitely wanted to be back in the bush, spending as little time as possible in the polluted air and traffic jams that are synonymous with city life. Arriving […]

Ulovane Update: The Ulovane Collection

05 Oct

The Ulovane Collection Ulovane update: What is the best way to experience Ulovane, to show you! Let us show you the passionate people involved, the amazing experiences you will have and the beautiful places you will see. We pride ourselves on offering you exceptional courses with great success in creating knowledgeable, enthusiastic and ethical guides […]

Ulovane Update: Acquiring Essential Life Skills through Guiding

01 Sep

Instructors Blog : Acquiring Essential Life Skills through Guiding Ulovane update: I was asked to write about anything I find interesting about training field guides at Ulovane. What I find most interesting about training field guides, strangely enough, is not the wonders of nature, but the life skills that a career in guiding together with […]

Ulovane update: April Trails Guide Group Final Week 7

01 Jun

Life as a trainee Trails Guide: Final Blog….a sad farewell! Ulovane update:Writing the final blog for this chapter of our group’s journey is quite emotional, to say the least.  Tomorrow we all write the final trails exam, and the past few days have been spent learning and trying to cram as much information as we […]

Ulovane update: April Level one Group Week 7

30 May

Life as a trainee Field Guide: Another week closer to our assessment game drives! Ulovane update: We started our Week at the Intaka campus, as guests rather than trainee guides. The Trails Guides had to do their assessment walks- and we were their victims. So in two groups we discovered the Kariega reserve on foot. […]