The Duke of Edinburgh's Award
DofE in the Vale of Aylesbury
All units in the Vale of Aylesbury District offer Duke of Edinburgh's Award (DofE) at Bronze, Silver or Gold Award level. DofE can be started at the age of 14 as you join Explorers.
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To register to take part please visit the Bucks Scouts Website
For questions about DofE in the Vale of Aylesbury Scout District please email email@example.com
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Bronze - 16-17th October 2021 (tbc)
Silver - Practice Exped. 15-17th October 2021 (tbc) Qualifying exped. tbc
Gold - tbc
It will usually take you at least 6 months to complete your Bronze programme
Volunteering section: 3 months*
Physical section: 3 months*
Skills section: 3 months*
Expedition section: 2 days/1 night
*You need to do one of these sections for 6 months
For Gold, you’ll need to do your programme for at least 12 months if you’ve achieved your Silver Award, or 18 months if you’ve started at Gold level without doing your Silver.
Volunteering section: 12 months
Physical and Skills sections: One section for 12 months and the other section for 6 months
Expedition section: 4 days/3 nights
Residential section: Undertake a shared activity in a residential setting away from home for 5 days and 4 nights