Residential Experience - Choosing a Site / Venue.
When it comes to finding a venue for a residential experience there are various options and each has its own advantages and
disadvantages. It is good practice to have a checklist for assessing a site or venue and to visit it before committing to booking. This
checklist should also include travel.
Date Proposed date of event
Venue visit date
Type of residential experience
Time of year
Purpose of experience
Age of participants / Section(s)
Leaders’ capabilities and skills
Facilities at venue
Access at the venue
Rules and regulations of the venue
Activities at the venue
Transport to venue – how do we get there?
Transport for equipment
Friendly / Helpful Staff
Camp Fee (Per Person)