Philip Heard

About Us

Our trips are conducted all year round, during the school half term, holidays or during the academic year. We venture out of the UK to many parts of the world including South Africa , Brazil , Maldives , Iceland , Canada and many European countries. We are continually expanding into new disciplines of study and research, enabling us to provide our students with a unique educational destination, fit successfully to lessons linked to the programme required.

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2012 - 2013 Calendar


Upcoming Trips

Oct 2012

Southern Africa: Sat 13th to Sunday 21st Oct – Half Term

An exciting trip in Southern Africa which covers River cruise safari in Botswana, visiting the Victoria falls, adrenaline sports, (example: Bungee jumping) canoeing and the Zambezi and a day in an HIV/AIDS orphanage.

£1595 Trip Leader: Philip Hurd
*please book by 15th Sept 2012


Outdoor Adventure Sports: Monday 15th to Friday 19th Oct – Half term

Try a range of outdoor sports including kayaking, climbing, raft building, archery, abseiling, caving and orienteering with qualified instructors at an outdoor activity centre in Shropshire, 3 hours from London.

Curriculum links: MYP: PE; PYP theme: Who we are (Health, fitness and social education)

£380 (Inclusive of all meals).
*please book by 15th Sept 2012


Feb 2013

Winter Sports: Sunday 10th to Saturday 16th Feb – Half term

Skiing or snowboarding, cross country, indoor rock climbing, ice-skating, sledging, swimming. Engelberg is a small and picturesque town offering a fantastic Swiss experience for all.

Curriculum links: MYP: PE; PYP theme: Who we are (Health, fitness and social education)

£1,495 (inclusive of all meals)
Trip leader: Mr Stuart Pollard
*please book by 25th Nov 2012


March 2013

Adventure Sports: A PGL Centre on the Dorset coast: Monday 25th to Friday 29th March

This centre is based on the beautiful Dorset Coast in the South of England with its own private beach. Activities during the week will include sailing, kayaking, mountain boarding, quad bikes, high ropes and a giant swing.

Curriculum links: MYP: PE; PYP theme: Who we are (Health, fitness and social education)

£380 (Inclusive of all meals).
*please book by 6th Feb 2013


April 2013

Expedition in Latin America: Monday 25th March to Thursday 4th April

Brazil. Amazon rainforest and Rio de Janeiro. The 7th time that ICS has taken this beautiful trip in the Amazon. We will stay in a hotel built in the treetops and each day explores the wildlife of the area, catching piranhas, alligators and swimming with dolphins. In Rio we will hand glide exploring the city as well as enjoy the beach, football and others of this amazing city.

Curriculum links: MYP: Suitable for MYP4, 5 and Diploma students.

£1599 (inclusive of all meals, travel, activities and accommodation)
*please book by 1st Dec 2012

Latin America

May 2013

Spanish Language Trip-Santiago de Compostela Galicia – Friday 10th – Monday 13th May

Spanish lessons in the morning will combine with opportunities to practise the language and improving confidence whilst sightseeing and conversing with locals.

MYP: Language B, Art; PYP Theme: Where we are in place and time

£795 *please book by 7th March 2013


June 2013

Iceland 24th June – 29h June (Summer Holidays)

Blue Lagoon, Europe Biggest waterfall, Geysers, Ice caps and the arctic circle.

Curriculum links: SEN and LIFE SKILLS

£ 995 Trip Leader: Alan Andrew
*please book by 7th March 2013


South Africa Thursday 20th – Sunday 30th June

Diploma CAS trip to Republic of South Africa. Five days spent camping and life skills development and supporting a school for children under six whose parents have died of AIDS. Three days in Cape Town enjoying the wildlife and attractions of this city. (Parachuting.)

£1595 Trip Leader: Joanna Cooper
*please book by 7th March 2013

South Africa

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