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Just Africa Life Skills
PROMOTING HEALTHY DEVELOPMENT Life Skills Coaching, Prep Year, Career Development, Adventure Camps, Team Building Events

Just Skills Adventure Camps

Suitable for Primary School, High School and Adults

THIS CAMP IS DESIGNED TO:

Help and strengthen children, teens and adults emotionally and spiritually. This camp is a great opportunity for personal growth, encouraging leadership and team building.

Participants will be getting to know themselves better through personality assessments, to know their weaknesses and utilize their strengths. They will also be challenged to overcome fears and step outside of their comfort zone by trying new things. They get a great sense of accomplishment when completing difficult challenges which boost their self-image and sense of worth.

The Bible study topics that can be presented are practical, interactive and useful for the everyday Christian walk and for overcoming the difficulties that every person deals with.

Throughout the Camp, life skills lessons can be implemented. The participants will learn about listening, discipline, communicating, social skills - understanding dynamics in social settings, supporting each other, thinking of others, being helpful, leadership etc.

The Adventure Camp is a rustic tented camp with all the necessities, away from everyday life on a beautiful farm. The participants will be away from technology and out in nature breathing fresh air the entire time.

Learn Life Skills:

The development of life skills helps us to find new ways of thinking and solving problems.

Some of the programs to choose from:

  • Growth mindset
  • Positive Attitude
  • Emotional Intelligence /
    Emotional Awareness
  • Communication & Conflict
  • Time Management &
    Productivity
  • Morals & Appearance

Team Building Activities

Setting an environment for the group to interact and learn in a fun way:

Thinking fast and slow (problem-solving)
Decision making
Survival Basics
Teamwork
Campfire Singing
Cooking Competitions
Brain Teasers
Water Safety Skills

Adventure Activities

High Ropes course
Kettie Paintball
Canoeing & Watersports
Survival Games
Compass Navigation
Abseiling
Water Swing
Water Slide
Freefall drop
Rock Climbing
Night Treasure Hunt
Target Shooting

WHY AN ADVENTURE CAMP?

1. It takes you out of your comfort zone.
2. Provides an intense accelerated learning experience.
3. Help develop skills and attitudes.

The idea of challenging yourself is one of the pillars of personal development. By challenging yourself, you grow as a person and you learn to trust yourself more.

TARIFFS

From R400 p/p per day. Please contact us for a tailor-made package.

We can accommodate up to 75 people per camp.

This amount includes the following:

  • All meals and drinks
  • Accommodation
  • Life Skills programs
  • Team building activities & games
  • Adventure activities
  • Life skills coaches and facilitators

This amount excludes the following:

  • Transport to and from the campsite
  • Snacks

Optional extras

These are extra options that can be added to the camp program, or it can also be the main focus of the camp:

So much to do and learn at our fun-packed, heart racing Life Skills Adventure Camps…

Adventure Camp Information PDF

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Preparation

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Not sure what you should do after matriculating? Invest in yourself.
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Adventure

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Development

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This program offers a young person the opportunity to develop their PADI Scuba Diving career, doing various courses including our special Life Skills Courses, and gaining practical work experience.
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Prep Year

Take a Year to develop yourself on a personal, mental, physical and spiritual level. Gain experience doing various courses, tours, and volunteer work.

This year is jam-packed with amazing courses and experiences to help you Grow Personally and to Find your Passion.

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Frequently Asked Questions

about the Prep Year
What is the difference between a GAP Year and a PREPARATION Year?
When people hear GAP year, they usually conclude that you are taking a year off. A Preparation Year in contrast to this is a program designed to prepare students for their first year of higher education or finding a job.
Who should join this Prep Year?
This Preparation Year is for young people that are not sure what they want to do after matriculating as well as for those who want to gain experience doing various courses, tours, and volunteer work.
What work experience will I be exposed to?
You will get exposure and/or experience in the following areas: Marketing, retail, tourism, facilitating adventure activities, customer service, facilitating classes, working with children, managing people, marketing, etc...
Am I ready for a Prep Year?
The year will be what you make of it. We give as much as possible to each student, to give them the most opportunities to grow and learn, the rest is up to each student whether they seize these opportunities or not.

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Other Programs Available

Skills Development Program

Skills Development Program

This program is a great add-on to our Preparation Year and gives young people the opportunity to get work experience in a safe environment while expanding their skillset and emotional intelligence.

This year is about gaining practical work experience and personal development while holding a part-time job and/or part-time studies and being involved in various internships as well.

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Career Development Program

Career Development Program

This program offers a young person the opportunity to develop their PADI Scuba Diving career, doing various courses including our special Life Skills Courses, and gaining practical work experience.

This program is about becoming a well rounded PADI instructor by expanding the skill set and competencies of students, improving their prospects of work and employment dramatically.

The PADI accredited course is recognized worldwide, after successfully completing these tertiary studies you will receive all the certificates you need to become a PADI Scuba Dive Instructor.

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How we started doing what we do

How we started doing what we do

Life Skills was started by Marius and Madelein Wolfaardt, we have been working with youth and children since 2004. We both are attuned to recognizing the potential in people and find it immensely rewarding to assist people on their walk of life, at whatever stage they might be. Learning life skills is not necessarily for people who have problems but it is beneficial to any person who wishes to improve their lives by doing worthwhile things, overcome challenges or get some guidance on their path of personal growth.

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Why Life Skills?

Why Life Skills?

The development of life skills helps us to find new ways of thinking and solving problems.

In a constantly changing environment, having life skills is an essential part of being able to meet the challenges of everyday life. We help people tap into their full potential and define/achieve their goals for who they want to be and what they want to do.

The Life Skills & Coaching Programs is designed to encourage personal development in children, adolescents and adults and at the same time providing an outlet for stress; learning responsibility and the necessary skills to be successful individuals.

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Covid - 19 Risk Management

1. Risk Assessment & Standard Operating Procedures implemented -
Safety Talks Certificates of Compliance
2. DAN Employee Awareness Training Certificates