• Resource Management in Fiji


      Open to ALL Ontario High School Students!

      Enjoy the warm climate and captivating beauty of the South Pacific as you investigate interactions between natural systems and human systems in Fiji. This tight-knit community works together to keep their extensive coral reef ecosystem thriving as it provides beneficial opportunities for all Fijian communities.  

      Immerse yourself in experiential learning as you assist in a coral replantation project with an environmental officer, hike through a rainforest village, and visit Levuka, the old capital of Fiji and also Fiji’s first UNESCO World Heritage Site. Explore the nature of Fiji as you swim through natural water holes at Colo-I-Suva Rainforest National Park and identify various bird and plant species in Fiji’s largest National Park.

      Trip Highlights


      Trip Highlights:

      • The beautiful Island of Leleuvia
      • Sevusevu Welcome Ceremony
      • Garden of the Sleeping Giant
      • Sabeto Mud Pools
      • Moturiki Village and School Visit
      • Coral reef planting
      • Snorkelling and kayaking
      • Nighttime bonfire with traditional storytelling
      • Vuda Marina
      • University of the South Pacific Tour & Marine Studies Lecture
      • National Rainforest Trek
      • Sigatoka Sand Dunes Tour
      • Marine Life Research
      • Oceania Center for Arts and Culture
      • Suva Museum
    • Courses


      • The Environment and Resource Management, Grade 12, University/College Preparation (CGR4M)
        Prerequisite: Any university, university/college, or college preparation course in Canadian and World Studies, English, or Social Sciences and Humanities

      *Credit granted by Simcoe County District School Board and transferable to all Ontario schools.

    • Mandatory Program Dates


      May 11, 2019: Orientation & First Class
      • Parents and students are required to attend the morning program orientation.  Only students are required to attend the afternoon introductory class.
      July 2 to July 4, 2019: Pre-Trip Online Classes
      • Students are required to complete and submit the pre-trip assignments.  Students will be granted access to the online course and the pre-trip assignments during the orientation. 
      July 5 to July 25, 2019: Travel Days
      • Students are required to complete assignments as they visit sites and participate in the activities during the travel days.  Students are also required to collect information for their summative assignment throughout the trip.  The summative assignment is due prior to departing from Fiji.
       
    • Program Fees


      Program Cost: $6290.00

      Deluxe medical and cancellation insurance (mandatory) $269.00

      EXTENDED Registration Deadline – April 25th 2019

      Please note: It is EduTravel and school board policy that all students travelling on extended trips have both cancellation and medical insurance in place. A specialized student insurance protection plan will be automatically added to the cost of the program fee upon registration. Please know there is an option to opt out of the insurance policy by filling and returning in the “Insurance Opt-Out Form” along with proof of valid insurance coverage from another source. 

      Fees Include:

      • Airfare and land transportation
      • Accommodations
      • All breakfasts and dinners
      • Most lunches (excluding 4 lunches)*
      • All admissions to both course specific sights and recreational group activities
      • EduTravel Course Book
      • Tailored experiential learning opportunities
      • Dedicated EduTravel Educational Guide
      • Adult supervision consisting of teachers, tour directors, teaching assistants, and program administrators
      • All applicable taxes
      • All gratuities

      *Students have free time in urban areas with many food options for four lunches

      Fees Do Not Include:

      • Cancellation and Medical Insurance
      • Discretionary spending money
      • Lunch on four days
    Program Details

    2020 Program Dates Coming Soon!

    Orientation & First Class: Saturday, May 11, 2019
    Time: 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
    Location: Barrie North Collegiate Institute (110 Grove St E, Barrie)
    Pre-Trip Online Classes:  Tuesday, July 2 to Thursday, July 4, 2019
    Travel Dates: Friday, July 5 to Thursday, July 25, 2019

     

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