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CUBA FIELD TRIP 2018: Tropical Expedition - DEPOSIT

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Deposit of £500.00 for the Field Trip to Cuba due by Friday, 22nd September 2017. Field Trip dates to be confirmed, but will be 2 weeks between mid-March and mid-April.


Detailed Description

An expedition to Cuba. A life-changing opportunity to work with internationally recognised experts from the University of Havana. Help them with their research and learn the techniques used in the tropics to study some remarkable plants and animals. Many of these species are endemic to Cuba and found nowhere else in world.

The total cost of the expedition for this year will be confirmed soon, but will be in the region of £2,000. This includes cost of your visa, food, all transport from UWE, accommodation, hire of dive equipment, tank air and dive master fees. Additional cost includes your personal wet suit, mask & snorkel, personal first aid kit, personal camping equipment (e.g. sleeping bag, head torch) and the cost of any inoculations. A non-returnable deposit of £500 should be paid by Friday 22nd September 2017 this will be followed by an interim payment due in January 2018 and remaining balance to be paid in March 2018.

PADI Open Water dive qualifications, or their equivalent, are required for all students. Additional costs of dive training, if required, is provided at a discounted cost of £300 and should be paid separately through the online store by Friday, 8th December 2016.