Training

In the Central England Region we offer the following courses:

  • Introduction to the DofE (ITTDofE).
  • Expedition Supervisors Course (ESTC)
  • Expedition Assessor Accreditation Scheme (EAAS)
  • Managers Induction (free of charge for new LOs and for those LOs with a change in the DofE Manager).
  • Award Verifier (free of charge for new LOs and replacement verifiers. Bookings will only be accepted from LOs in the Central England Region).
  • Emergency First Aid (8 hour)
  • Outdoor First Aid (16 hour)

Please note: All courses are closed 1 week prior to course date.


Introduction to the DofE Course

An essential one day course for any one interested in supporting participants through their DofE programme. It will help you decide what activities are appropriate and what is required.

The pre-requisite is the completion of the e-induction course available at www.DofETraining.org

Courses Available

Course Date: 08/03/2018 10:00-16:00
Course Venue: Nottingham High School, Waverley Mount, Nottingham, NG7 4ED
Course Fee: £65.00
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Course Date: 13/03/2018 10:00-16:00
Course Venue: Central England Regional Offices, Arthur House, 21 Mere Green Road, Sutton Coldfield, B75 5BL
Course Fee: £65.00
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Course Date: 23/03/2018 10:00-16:00
Course Venue: Babbage House, Castle Park, Castle Hill, Cambridge, CB3 0AP
Course Fee: Delegates operating under Cambridgeshire County Council (CERO LO’s only) £45.00. External delegates £55.00.
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Course Date: 17/04/2018 10:00-16:00
Course Venue: Central England Regional Offices, Arthur House, 21 Mere Green Road, Sutton Coldfield, B75 5BL
Course Fee: £65.00
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Course Date: 22/05/2018 10:00-16:00
Course Venue: The Nuneaton Academy, Radnor Drive, Nuneaton, CV10 7PD
Course Fee: Delegates operating under Warwickshire County Council £35.00. External delegates £65.00.
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Expedition Supervisors Training Course

This course will provide a pathway for both existing and new Expedition Supervisors. The course has been designed to provide Expedition Supervisors with an understanding and consistent interpretation of their role and responsibilities within the DofE, ensuring a high quality experience for all young people.

The pre-requisite for this course is the completion 2 free online learning modules:

* DofE e-induction (or prior completion of Introduction to the DofE course)
* Introduction to the Expedition Section .

Both modules are available at www.DofEtraining.org

Find more information on this course here

Courses Available

Course Date: 17/02/2018 10:00 – 16:00
Course Venue: The Minster School, Nottingham Road, Southwell, Nottingham, NG25 0LG
Course Fee: £60.00
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Course Date: 23/02/2018 10:00 – 16:00
Course Venue: Springwood High School, Queensway, Kings Lynn, Norfolk, PE30 4AW
Course Fee: Delegates operating in Norfolk will be charged (CERO LO’s only) £35.00. External delegates £65.00
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Course Date: 23/02/2018 10:00-16:00
Course Venue: Kimberley College, Stewartby, Beds, MK43 9LY
Course Fee: Delegates operating in Bedfordshire (CERO LO’s only) FOC. External delegates £65.00
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Course Date: 25/02/2018 10:00 – 16:00
Course Venue: Caistor Grammar School, Church Street, Caistor, Lincolnshire, LN7 6QJ
Course Fee: £65.00
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Course Date: 27/02/2018 10:00 – 16:00
Course Venue: Walton Girls High School, Harlaxton Road, Grantham, NG31 7JR
Course Fee: £65.00
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Course Date: 02/03/2018 – 03/03/2018 Residential
Course Venue: The Bidwell Centre, Mundford Road, Thetford, Norfolk, IP24 1LZ
Course Fee: Delegates operating under Suffolk County Council to attend both days £135.00. External delegates to attend first day only £70.00.
To Book Email: [email protected]

Course Date: 02/03/2018 10:00 – 16:00
Course Venue: Ashby School, Nottingham Road, Ashby-De-La-Zouch, LE65 1DT
Course Fee: Delegates operating under in Leicestershire (CERO LO’s only) £35.00. External delegates to attend first day only £65.00.
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Course Date: 02/03/2018 10:00 – 16:00
Course Venue: New College Stamford, Drift Road, Stamford, Lincolnshire, PE9 1XA
Course Fee: £65.00
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Course Date: 22/03/2018 10:00 – 16:00
Course Venue: Rugby High School, Longrood Road, Rugby, CV22 7RE
Course Fee: Delegates operating in Warwickshire (CERO LO’s only) £35.00, External delegates £65.00.
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Course Date: 17/05/2018 10:00 – 16:00
Course Venue: Central England Regional Offices, Arthur House, 21 Mere Green Road, Sutton Coldfield, B75 5BL
Course Fee: £65.00
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Expedition Assessor Accreditation Scheme

The pre-requisite for this course are:

the completion of e-induction (or Introduction to the DofE course)

  • The completion of EAAS pre course learning.
  • E-induction and EAAS pre course learning are both free and available at www.DofEtraining.org
  • Please bring both pre course learning certificates with you to the course.

Courses available

Course Date: 28/02/2018 10:00-16:00
Course Venue: Central England Regional Office, Arthur House, Mere Green Road, Sutton Coldfield, B75 5BL
Course Fee: £65.00
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Course Date: 02/03/2018 10:00-16:00
Course Venue: Kimberley College, Stewartby, Beds, MK43 9LY
Course Fee: Delegates operating in Bedfordshire (CERO LO’s only) FOC, External delegates £65.00
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Course Date: 03/03/2018 10:00-16:00
Course Venue: Bishop’s Wood Centre, Crossway Green, Stourport on Severn, Worcestershire, DY13 9SE
Course Fee: £60.00
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Course Date: 13/03/2018 10:00-16:00
Course Venue: Bottisham Village College, Lode Road, Bottisham, CB25 9DL
Course Fee: Delegates operating under Cambridgeshire County Council £45. External delegates £55.
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Course Date: 20/03/2018 9:30-15:30
Course Venue: Wigmore High School, 1 Ford Street, Wigmore, Leominster, HR6 9UW
Course Fee: £65.00
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Course Date: 21/03/2018 10:00-16:00
Course Venue: Central England Regional Office, Arthur House, Mere Green Road, Sutton Coldfield, B75 5BL
Course Fee: £65.00
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Course Date: 22/03/2018 9:30-15:30
Course Venue: Burton Borough School, Audley Avenue, Shropshire, Newport, TF10 7DS
Course Fee: £65.00
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Course Date: 24/03/2018 10:00-16:00
Course Venue: Canoe Trail, 63-65 High Street, Stagsden, MK43 8SG
Course Fee: £65.00
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Course Date: 11/04/2018 10:00-16:00
Course Venue: Central England Regional Office, Arthur House, Mere Green Road, Sutton Coldfield, B75 5BL
Course Fee: £65.00
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Course Date: 19/04/2018 10:00-16:00
Course Venue: Alcester Grammar School, Birmingham Road, Alcester, B49 5ED
Course Fee: Delegates operating under Warwickshire County Council (CERO LO’s only) £35. External delegates £65.
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Course Date: 20/04/2018 10:00-16:00
Course Venue: Cromer Academy, Norwich Road, Cromer, NR27 0EX
Course Fee: £65.00
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Course Date: 05/05/2018 10:00-16:00
Course Venue: Bishop’s Wood Centre, Crossway Green, Stourport on Severn, Worcestershire, DY13 9SE
Course Fee: £60.00
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DofE Managers Induction

DofE Manager Inductions are free of charge for new LOs and for those LOs with a change in the DofE Manager.
Bookings will only be accepted from LOs in the Central England Region.

The pre-requisite for this course is the completion of the free online learning module:

* DofE e-induction (or prior completion of Introduction to the DofE course)

This module is available at www.DofEtraining.org

Course Date: 15/03/2018 10:00 – 16:00
Course Venue: Central England Regional Office, Arthur House, Mere Green Road, Sutton Coldfield, B75 5BL
Course Fee: Free
To Book Email: [email protected]

Course Date: 25/04/2018 10:00 – 16:00
Course Venue: Central England Regional Office, Arthur House, Mere Green Road, Sutton Coldfield, B75 5BL
Course Fee: Free
To Book Email: [email protected]

Course Date: 23/05/2018 10:00 – 16:00
Course Venue: Central England Regional Office, Arthur House, Mere Green Road, Sutton Coldfield, B75 5BL
Course Fee: Free
To Book Email: [email protected]


DofE Award Verifier Courses

Verifiers courses are free of charge for new LOs and replacement verifiers. Bookings will only be accepted from LOs in the Central England Region.

The pre-requisite for this course is the completion 2 free online learning modules:

* DofE e-induction (or prior completion of Introduction to the DofE course)
* The Award Verifier e-learning module

Both modules are available at www.DofEtraining.org

Course Date: 01/03/2018 10:00-16:00
Course Venue: Central England Regional Office, Arthur House, Mere Green Road, Sutton Coldfield, B75 5BL
Course Fee: Free
To Book Email: [email protected]

Course Date: 20/03/2018 9:00-13:00
Course Venue: Nottingham Academy, Greenwood Road Campus, Nottingham, NG3 7EB
Course Fee: Free
To Book Email:  [email protected]

Course Date: 21/03/2018 9:00-13:00
Course Venue: The Oakwood Academy, Bewcastle Road, Arnold, Nottingham, NG5 9PJ
Course Fee: Free
To Book Email:  [email protected]

Course Date: 16/04/2018 10:00-16:00
Course Venue: 3rd Buxton Scout Hut, Sunnyfields, Buxton, SK17 9PX
Course Fee: Free
To Book Email:  [email protected]

Course Date: 18/04/2018 9:30-13:30
Course Venue: Central England Regional Office, Arthur House, Mere Green Road, Sutton Coldfield, B75 5BL
Course Fee: Free
To Book Email: [email protected]

Course Date: 26/04/2018 10:00-13:00
Course Venue: De Lisle College, Thorpe Hill, Loughborough, LE11 4SQ
Course Fee: Free
To Book Email:  [email protected]

Course Date: 15/05/2018 9:30-13:30
Course Venue: Central England Regional Office, Arthur House, Mere Green Road, Sutton Coldfield, B75 5BL
Course Fee: Free
To Book Email: [email protected]


First Aid Courses

Course Title: Emergency First Aid (8 hour)
Course Date: 20/03/2018 9.00-17.30
Course Venue: West Park School, West Road, Derby, DE21 7BT
Course Fee: £65.00
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Course Title: Outdoor First Aid (16 hour)
Course Date 22/03/2018 – 23/03/2018 9.00-17.00 (both days)
Course Venue: Aldersley High School, Barnhurst Lane, Wolverhampton, WV8 1RT
Course Fee: £120.00
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