South West England training

Please find below DofE courses currently being offered by the South West Regional Office. For all national training places visit the Opportunity Finder.

Please ensure when booking a training course, you do so in your own name and not on behalf of another. If you have an eDofE account please log in before applying. Please write which Licensed Organisation you are working with in the notes.

Please note, places on a course will only be confirmed upon receipt of your online application and course fee. Once your place has been confirmed you must complete the relevant online e-learning modules prior to the course date.

For any enquiries please contact: E: [email protected]  T: 01225 874354

If there is a course you are interested in that is not currently on offer, please check the national training pages as our colleagues in other Regions may be offering one.

Guide to booking onto an online course

 

Introduction to the DofE

* These virtual courses are being fully funded by GWR for adults who are linked to an organisation licensed by the South West Regional Office only. The normal cost of this course is £30.00

The Introduction to the DofE course covers the mission and principles of the DofE, as well as providing an overview of levels, sections and timescales of the Award. It is suitable for new DofE Leaders as well as existing Leaders who want to improve their DofE knowledge.

Delegates must complete the following pre-course learning modules found in our Training Centre:

– e-induction letter of completion: Go here for the e-induction module (you don’t need to do this again if you have done it prior to attending another course)

Course Date: Tuesday 19 and Wednesday 20 October 2021 14:00 – 17:00*
Course Venue: Online course
Course Number: IttDofE015714
Deadline for Bookings: Tuesday 12 October 2021
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Course Date: Tuesday 7 and Wednesday 8 December 2021 14:00 – 17:00*
Course Venue: Online course
Course Number: IttDofE015764
Deadline for Bookings: Tuesday 30 November 2021
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Course Date: Wednesday 16th and Thursday 17th February 2022 14:00 – 17:00*
Course Venue: Online course
Course Number: IttDofE016115
Deadline for Bookings: Wednesday 9th February 2022
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Expedition Assessor and Supervisor Training Course (EASTC)

* These virtual courses are being fully funded by GWR for adults who are linked to an organisation licensed by the South West Regional Office only. The normal cost of this course is £45.00

The EASTC equips Expedition Assessors and Supervisors with the practical knowledge and understanding of the principles and conditions of the Expedition section to ensure participants enjoy a safe and high-quality expedition. A post-course knowledge check will need to be completed in order to become an accredited Expedition Assessor.

Delegates must complete the following pre-course learning modules found in our Training Centre:

– e-induction letter of completion: Go here for the e-induction module (you don’t need to do this again if you have done it prior to attending another course)

Go here for the Introduction to the Expedition and Roles module letter of completion

Photo: this is for your ID card so please make sure we can see your face clearly – you can send this electronically.

Course Date: Wednesday 17 and Thursday 18 November 2021 14:00 – 17:00*
Course Venue: Online course
Course Number: EASTC015763
Deadline for Bookings: Wednesday 10 November 2021
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Course Date: Wednesday 9 and Thursday 10 February 2022 14:00 – 17:00*
Course Venue: Online course
Course Number: EASTC016114
Deadline for Bookings: Wednesday 2 February 2022
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Course Date: Thursday 24 February 2022 09:00 – 16:00*
Course Venue: Online course
Course Number: EASTC016112
Deadline for Bookings: Thursday 17 February 2022
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Course Date: Tuesday 8 and Wednesday 9 March 2022 14:00 – 17:00
Course Venue: Online course
Course Number: EASTC016113
Deadline for Bookings: Tuesday 1 March 2022
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Course Date: Wednesday 23 and Thursday 24 March 2022 14:00 – 17:00
Course Venue: Online course
Course Number: EASTC016155
Deadline for Bookings: Wednesday 16 March 2022
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Expedition Flexibilities
Venue: Online course
Timing: 4pm-5pm
Free of charge to SW DofE Managers

Course Date: Tuesday 28 September 2021
Course Number: LC015765
Deadline for Bookings: Tuesday 21 September 2021
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eDofE Mini-Masterclasses
Venue: Online course
Timing: 3.30pm-4pm
Free of charge to SW DofE Managers

Course Name: Expedition set up made easy
Course Date: Wednesday 22nd September 2021
Course Number: LC015767
Deadline for Bookings: Wednesday 15th September 2021
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Course Name: Creating cohorts of new participants – up to 100 at a time!
Course Date: Tuesday 5th October 2021
Course Number: LC015768
Deadline for Bookings: Tuesday 28th September 2021
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Course Name: A participant journey through eDofE
Course Date: Thursday 4th November 2021
Course Number: LC015769
Deadline for Bookings: Thursday 28th October 2021
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Course Name: An Introduction into the DofE App and how this benefits participants
Course Date: Wednesday 10th November 2021
Course Number: LC015770
Deadline for Bookings: Wednesday 3rd November 2021
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