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Ulovane Update: September Semester Week 2

15 Oct
Learning to make gnocchi pasta

Apprentice Trails Guides Week two of our Apprentice Trails Guide course started off quite exciting; the first day of our last week of firearms training and it rains! We decided to carry on practising with dummy rounds in the Lapa of Ulovane campus. The point of this exercise was to build our muscle memory to […]

Ulovane Update: July Semester Week 10

17 Sep
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Marine Guides: Week 3 This week has been such a wholesome experience filled with all kinds of amounts of new information. Our eyes were opened to the good and bad facets of the ocean, thinking of all the years of being so scared of “aggressive” sharks, only to realise the aggressive predator is humankind. Something […]

Ulovane Update: July Semester Week 9

10 Sep
Wes (7)

Apprentice Field Guides And just like that everything starts coming to an end. Our second last week where everything we learned gets put to the test in the form of our final assessment game drives, in which we host and guide real guests who have been invited to Ulovane especially for the game drives. The […]

Ulovane Update: July Semester Week 7

27 Aug
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Apprentice Field Guides Week seven of our course started off with a mammals lecture and I learnt why the ‘Big 5’ animals are called the big five!! They coined their distinctions a long time ago for being the most dangerous animals to hunt on foot. This week we also started with our mock drives in […]

Ulovane Update: July Semester Week 6

21 Aug
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Apprentice Trails Guides With one more week to go of our Apprentice Trails guide course, our second last one was packed with the always exciting and fascinating world of tracking! A qualified Cybertracker assessor Taryn Ingram-Gillson, spent the weekend with us here at Ulovane to conduct the assessment for us. It is held over a […]