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Duke of Edinburgh Award Scheme (DofE)

Welcome to our new page all about the Scout’s Duke of Edinburgh’s Award.

The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award is a programme of challenges for young people aged 14-25.

There are three levels (Bronze, Silver & Gold)  with four sections (Volunteering, Physical, Skill and Expedition) and an additional Residential section at Gold Level.

Click the links below to sign up or find out more


Quick Links

Sign up for DofE

Do DofE (information for young people and parents)

Run and Support DofE (for leaders/adult volunteers) – INFORMATION COMING SOON!

For more information about the scheme, have a look on the DofE website – DofE FAQs


Nature and the outdoors are languages that can be learned. Once you identify a beech tree, tie a clove hitch or cook a simple meal over a fire that you’ve built yourself, you’ll never forget it.'
Bear Grylls, Chief Scout Bear Grylls