For those aged 14 and over (or 13 year and in Year 9 at school)
For those aged 15 and over (or 14 and in Year 10 at school)
For those aged 16 and over
Undertaking service to individuals or the community.
Improving in an area of sport, dance or fitness activities.
Developing practical and social skills and personal interests.
Planning, training for, and completion of an adventurous journey in the UK or abroad.
When organising your own DofE Expedition and you are in need of an assessor, please feel free to contact the County Assessors at dofe.assessors@
Residential (gold award only)
Staying and working away from home during a shared activity.
This scheme runs in parallel to The Scout Associations own awards schemes, those being the Chief Scout Award and King Scout Award.
Please contact your Explorer\Network Leader for further details or contact the County DofE Advisor, Dan Fowler, firstname.lastname@example.org