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Ulovane Update: July Semester Week 5

13 Aug
Wes

Apprentice Field Guides Since I arrived at Ulovane, I have enjoyed every minute of my time here. Every week is full of new experiences and packed full of knowledge. This was the fifth week of our course, already halfway through! It was quite a busy week learning about amphibians, reptiles, conservation management, amongst other amazing […]

Ulovane Update: July Semester Week 4

06 Aug
Marli

Apprentice Trails Guides We are more than halfway through our Apprentice Trails Guide course – where has the time gone! We had a fantastic week. We left for a three-day, two night sleep out on Wednesday morning at 8 AM, on Amakhala Game Reserve. Whilst on this walk with Shani and Schalk, we came upon […]

Ulovane Update: July Semester Week 3

30 Jul
Wes (13)

Apprentice Field Guides This Week started with all of us beginning to practice driving the game viewers. Our instructor Justin guided us through each drive and set us up with a few challenging routes in order to test both our driving and navigation skills. He showed us that being a guide is not only about […]

Ulovane Update: July Semester Week 2

23 Jul
Sandra (7) resize

Apprentice Trails Guides Shooting Range Action! Week two began with an early start for us to get to the outdoor shooting range to begin practising for our final Advance Rifle Handling assessment at the end of the week. After having arrived, we learnt how to set up the targets on the range so that we […]

Ulovane Update: July Semester Week 1

17 Jul
Wes (9)

After a wonderful couple of weeks of downtime, the Ulovane Team are back and ready for action!! A very warm welcome to all the new recruits as well as our return students. The excitement on the first day was electric, I have a feeling it is going to be a memorable semester! Wishing everyone lots […]