Gold Duke of Edinburgh Success
Congratulations to the following students who have recently achieved their Gold DofE award. They will now expect to be invited to the Palace for their royal presentation in approximately 12 months.
The award requires the students to complete five sections of various lengths:
Skills: 6 or 12 months
Physical: 6 or 12 months (1 of each timescale between skills & physical)
Volunteering: 12 months (or as a direct entrant 18months)
Expedition: Practice of 4 days & 3 nights in wild country followed by an assessment (where students will work alone) for the another 4 days and 3 nights in wild country.
Residential: 5 days in a new environment with no more than 2 people previously known to the student