Doing your DofE

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. Take a look round to find out what it’s all about! You can read your latest newsletter here. Not involved yet? You can find your local DofE contact here.

Getting started

Find out about the DofE, what you need to do and how you can achieve a Duke of Edinburgh's Award.
Find out about the DofE, what you need to do and how you can achieve a Duke of Edinburgh's Award.

Volunteering section

Find out about the Volunteering section
Find out about the Volunteering section

Physical section

Find out about the Physical section
Find out about the Physical section

Skills section

Find out about the Skills section
Find out about the Skills section

Expedition section

Find out about the Expedition section
Find out about the Expedition section

Residential section

Find out about the Residential section
Find out about the Residential section

Bronze, Silver and Gold timescales

Read the timescales for each level of DofE Award
Read the timescales for each level of DofE Award

Gold Award Presentations

Achieve your Gold Award and get invited to a palace with HRH The Earl of Wessex.
Achieve your Gold Award and get invited to a palace with HRH The Earl of Wessex.

Employability and life skills

Come and explore the LifeZone! A brand new careers inspiration site accessible through eDofE
Come and explore the LifeZone! A brand new careers inspiration site accessible through eDofE

Additional needs

Resources for those with additional needs
Resources for those with additional needs

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