The Duke Of Edinburgh’s Award ( or more commonly “DofE”)  is the world’s leading youth achievement award, giving young people the opportunity to be the very best they can be.

The DofE is a fun challenge and an adventure.  It has three progressive Award levels (Bronze, Silver and Gold) and a wide range of activities to offer endless possibilities. Participants will gain new skills, push themselves physically and help others. It builds young peoples confidence in themselves and each other and it gives them the opportunity to develop life-skills such as team work, organisation, self-reliance and inter-personal skills through the  Volunteering, Physical and Skill sections of the award.

A DofE award enhances any CV, helping the students to stand out from the crowd when applying for jobs or college.

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To find out more about the Duke of Edinburgh Award visit their website at

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