Tag Archives: Tracking

Ulovane update: July level one group Week 9

13 Sep

Life as a trainee Field Guide: This is not the end…..it is only the beginning of the rest of our guiding lives Ulovane update: Nine weeks have gone by too quickly and from your first day Ulovane seems like home, now as we see the inevitable departure, I can’t help feeling of disappointed that we cannot […]

Ulovane Update: July Trails Guides Week 6

24 Aug

Life as a trainee Trails Guide: Tracking delight! Week six is over, our final week of practical training! It’s crazy how quick time flies when you are in an environment like this, sharing every day with amazing people and learning so much, that your brain sometimes just goes “What has happened to my life?”. But […]

Ulovane update: July Trails Guide Group Week 3

04 Aug
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Life as a trainee Trails Guide: Exciting times as the Walking begins…. Ulovane update: Even with adverse weather conditions, we all had a very enjoyable and educational week three. On Monday we started out with a test on rifle handling as we had continued advanced rifle handling practicals on our  usual test day, Sunday. Due […]

Ulovane Update: April Level one Course Week 8

09 Jun

Life as a trainee Field Guide: Time to Shine! Ulovane update: Week 8 has been an extremely hectic week; with Monday-Wednesday being dedicated to conservation management practicals, mock tracking assessments and Friday-Monday Game drive assessment drives. Conservation management- on Monday, we were split into two groups.  One group was working on eradicating the alien invasive […]

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. […]