Classic Course CCThe Classic Course is best described as the classic Outward Bound experience which focus on character building and effective team working. Participants from various backgrounds, culture and experience are put through real and varied challenges and situations. In the wilderness classroom, participants are taken beyond their comfort zones and have to be able to focus their energy on the essential elements of themselves, resources, their interaction with others and the task in hand.
Participants work individually and in groups to encounter challenges in demanding and changing situations which involves the mountains, sea, rivers and the rain forest. Activities like rope confidence course, rock climbing, rappelling, kayaking, orienteering, 3 day sailing expedition, trekking expedition, solo camping, community service projects requires group dynamics, problem analysis and solving. A challenging final expedition will put their team work, leadership skills, effective decision making, systematic planning, organizing and implementation to the test. Participants would also undergo first aid, EAR and CPR training and assessments.
The strategic location of OB Lumut with the surrounding islands of Pangkor and Pulau Sembilan as well as the nearby rain forest and mountains provide an excellent avenue for outdoor education. A greater sense of achievement and fulfillment is often seen by participants after this lifetime experience. Personal feedback and reports are also given to participants on their performance and developments during and after the program.