Skills for Life Residential

Contact us to register (deposit returned for COVID related cancellations due to government lock down or travel ban)

Many of our clients know we work with a lot of the excellent international schools in Bangkok, providing residential activity weeks and expeditions by stand-up-paddleboard.

‘Skills for Life’ – Teenage Leadership and Personal Development Residential

The residential is not JUST an activity week, it is a week of fun, reflection, learning, leadership, teamwork, escape from the plugged in world, an opportunity to embrace and connect with nature and to simply get out of Bangkok. Our programme has been developed by Troy Wells, ex-Head of Mathematics (10 years, Harrow International School, Beijing), EFR Instructor, Chief SUP Instructor and Director of SUP Hire (Thailand). Troy also leads the programme along with our team of experienced instructors. There is also a GP on our team, who teaches part of the course and overseas medical needs of participants. We are offering an ‘early bird’ discount for bookings for members of Bangkok Expats Facebook group that happen before 1st March. Early bird discount Price: THB 15000, Regular Price THB 17000. Message us for more details and FAQs.

  • SUP
  • EFR training
  • Electives where we give participants a choice of activities: Community work OR a visit to a local site of geological or historical interest.
  • Rural cycling
  • Map & compass work / hiking
  • Insect and snake bites, blisters and effective wound cleaning
  • Campcraft
  • Preparing one’s own meals under supervision (3 meals)
  • One night of camping

… and much more!

So, if you would like to know more, contact Troy Wells on for a draft timetable of activities and a list of FAQs, but act promptly as numbers are capped at 32 participants.