If You’re Looking to Achieve your six-month skills section try this fantastic course combination of two of our most enjoyed courses.
The first part of your course will be learning all about Understanding Endangered Species.
You will find out which species are threatened with extinction, which species are on the endangered watch list, and why animal habitats are under threat.
Learn about the illegal trade in animals as pets and, and what the future holds for endangered animals.
The second part of this course is a natural extension for anyone who cares about the planet.
Learn how to be a Global Citizen! Through technology and modern travel, we are living in what seems like an ever-smaller world, and we are all interconnected as never before.
A global citizen takes responsibility for their actions and beliefs, is aware of the world, and develops a sense of their role in it.
Take your part in the community from a local to global level and practice your part in valuing diversity and helping others.
At the end of your six-month course, you will receive your U:Bee Completion Certificate and Assessor’s Report, for your DofE Skills Section.
This course is ideal for anyone with an interest in the natural world and planet Earth!
HOW DOES THIS COURSE HELP ANYONE WORKING TO ACHIEVE THEIR BRONZE, SILVER or GOLD DUKE OF EDINBURGH’S AWARD?
The course is provided by U:Bee Online which is a licensed Skills Section Approved Activity Provider (AAP) for The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award. This means the courses we offer can fulfil all the requirements of the skills section at Bronze, Silver or Gold Level.
Choose the correct length of course you need from our selection of three- or six-month-long courses.
Please use our online message service on our website if you need to ask us any questions about the courses.
HOW IS THE COURSE DELIVERED?
The course material is delivered over a six-month period into your online U:Bee Learners Dashboard. The course material is informative and encourages you to do your own personal research and practice. You will also be encouraged to listen to the U:Bee #BeTheBestYouCanBe Podcast and read the U:Bee online magazine, BUZZ.
WILL I RECEIVE THE INFORMATION I NEED FOR MY e-DofE?
Yes! When you enrol for the course you will be provided with all the information you need to complete your e-DofE. On completion, you will be given an Assessor’s Report and a Completion Certificate.
Remember – U:Bee Online is a licensed AAP, so the courses meet the high-quality standards required by The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award BUT you should always check with your Leader or Teacher that they are happy with your choice.
WHEN CAN I START?
Today! As soon as you enrol you can begin your skills section.
WILL I NEED TO SPEND MORE MONEY TO FINISH THIS COURSE?
You can finish the course and not spend any extra money. We give you lots of ideas about places to find free information and resources.
DO I NEED PERMISSION TO START THIS COURSE?
If you are 16+years, No! If you are under 16, Yes! You must be 13+years to take part in U:Bee Online Courses. Your parent or responsible adult will have to tick to say they agree to you taking the course if you need the permission of an adult.
CAN I CONTACT YOU? I HAVE ANOTHER QUESTION
We’d love to hear from you. You may find the answer on the FAQ page at www.ubee.org.uk but if not, either email us on [email protected] OR use the LiveChat facility on our website.
If it’s out of working hours, send us a message and we will get back to you asap.