Duke of Edinburgh’s Award

Welcome to the DofE! By doing your DofE, you’re in for an amazing adventure and masses of fun as you take part in a range of activities, all leading to the achievement of an Award that’s recognised by universities and employers alike.

What is DofE?

Southampton City Explorers offers all three Duke of Edinburgh’s Awards: Bronze (Year 14+), Silver (Year 15+) and Gold (Year 16+).

With assistance from adult Leaders, you will select and set objectives in each of the following areas:

  • Volunteering: Undertaking service to individuals or the community. (Such as becoming a young leader)
  • Physical: Improving in an area of sport, dance or fitness activities.
  • Skills: Developing practical and social skills and personal interests.
  • Expedition: planning, training for and completion of an adventurous journey in the UK or abroad.

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