Please find below our England eDofE courses and central England area Managers’ courses.

Managers Induction courses

The courses listed below are available to adults supporting Licensed Organisations in the following areas only.

Bedfordshire, Birmingham, Cambridgeshire, Coventry, Derby City, Derbyshire, Dudley, Herefordshire, Leicester City, Leicestershire, Lincolnshire, Luton, Milton Keynes, Norfolk, Northamptonshire, Nottingham City, Nottinghamshire, Peterborough, Rutland, Sandwell, Shropshire, Solihull, Staffordshire, Stoke-on-Trent, Suffolk, Telford and Wrekin, Walsall, Warwickshire, Wolverhampton, Worcestershire

If you are outside of these areas and need to access Managers’ training please do contact your Operations Officer. If you are unsure who your Operations Officer is please contact us at [email protected]. Please note if you book onto these courses from outside these areas, your application will not be processed.


A three-hour virtual course for new DofE Managers and Assistant Managers giving information about their roles and responsibilities.

DofE Manger Inductions are fully funded for new LOs and for those LOs with a change in the DofE Manager or Assistant Manager.

The pre-requisite for this course is the completion of an historical Introduction to the DofE course or completion of the Foundations and Delivering the DofE learning pathways including the Facilitated Discussion and final assessment. The learning pathways can be found on our Opportunity Finder for DofE Leaders. You must have fully completed the learning pathway before attending your DofE Manager course.


22 August 2024 – 13:00 – 16:00 – Book here

28 August 2024 – 18:00 – 21:00 – Book here

03 September 2024 – 13:00 – 16:00 – Book here

23 September 2024 – 10:00 – 13:00 – Book here

03 October 2024 – 18:00 – 21:00 – Book here

09 October 2024 – 13:00 – 16:00 – Book here

22 October 2024 – 15:30 – 18:30 – Book here

eDofE Training Sessions

A range of courses supporting your use of eDofE, from Leader to Manager level. Learn how to save time and make the most of the system. 

All of these eDofE sessions will be run through Teams, please log on to Teams using the link provided in your booking email at the time stated.  

Part 1 – eDofE for Leaders 

  • Explore your Leader account profile and settings 
  • Introduction to Leader account and participant account 
  • Password retrieval
  • Explore ‘Communications’ area in eDofE
  • Explore the ‘Manage participants’ area to support participant progress
  • Participant overview
  • Manage alerts
  • Approve and query sections
  • Directly approve
  • Assessor reports
  • Add evidence
  • Expedition set-up 


None at present – please check back – more courses to be added for Sep-Apr


Part 2 – eDofE for Managers 

  • Creating a new group 
  • Creating new adults 
  • Explore adult permissions
  • Create cohort
  • Create participants
  • Add next level
  • Explore how to move participants
  • Explore the reporting suite
  • Good practice eDofE housekeeping 


23 July 2024 – 15:30 – 17:00 – Book here

25 July 2024 – 15:30 – 17:00 – Book here

eDofE eMapping
  • Explore the new e-mapping system and how to use this effectively to support participants 
  • Planning and plotting a route in e-mapping 
  • Creating a route card in e-mapping 

24 July 2024 – 15:30 – 16:30 – Book here

Opportunity Finder

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