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The Duke of Edinburgh's Award

 

Important Dates (2018): Practice Expeditions and Assessment Expeditions

Students must undertake a full day’s training, as well as a practice and assessment expedition.  Attendance for all these dates is mandatory.

Please click on each Award for further information including kit list. 

 

 

Bronze Weekend Expedition

Group A

Pack (kit list etc)

Medical form

 

Bronze Weekend Expedition

Group B

Pack (kit list etc)

Medical form

Silver

Pack (kit list etc)

Medical form

Practice Expedition

21st & 22nd April 2018

Start 10am - Saturday 21st April 2018

Lord Mayors Drive Car Park, Farnham Common, SL2 3PQ    

Finish 3pm - Sunday 22nd April 2018

Hodgemoor Wood, Bottrels Lane, Buckinghamshire, Chalfont St Giles, HP7 0JX

21st & 22nd April 2018

Start 10am - Saturday 21st April 2018

Hodgemoor Wood, Bottrels Lane, Buckinghamshire, Chalfont St Giles, HP7 0JX

Finish 3pm - Sunday 22nd April 2018

Lord Mayors Drive Car Park, Farnham Common, SL2 3PQ    

 

11th - 13th April 2018

(completed)

 

Assessment Expedition

12th & 13th May 2018

Start 10am - Saturday 12th May 2018

Hodgemoor Wood, Bottrels Lane, Buckinghamshire, Chalfont St Giles, HP7 0JX

Finish 3pm - Sunday 13th May 2018

Lord Mayors Drive Car Park, Farnham Common, SL2 3PQ    

12th and 13th May 2018

Start 10am - Saturday 12th May 2018

Lord Mayors Drive Car Park, Farnham Common, SL2 3PQ   

Finish 3pm - Sunday 13th May 2018

Hodgemoor Wood, Bottrels Lane, Buckinghamshire, Chalfont St Giles, HP7 0JX

30th May - 1st June 2018

 

If you have any queries regarding the Midweek or Silver expeditions, or if you need confirmation of which Bronze weekend group your son/daughter is in, please call 01628 625308.

The DofE provides a balanced programme of activities that develop the whole person in an environment of social interaction and team working.

Please click here for some ideas to help you complete each section. We offer an extensive range of extra-curricular activities at Furze Platt Senior School which can help you to complete each section. Activities you do outside of school could also count towards the award. Choose activities that motivate you and go on your own personal journey.

Fee information

Bronze - £250

Silver - £300

Please note once your child has been accepted, any monies paid are non- refundable.

Further information

You can find useful information on the DofE website.

You can also contact Furze Platt’s DofE Manager, Miss Carty at desrene.carty@furzeplatt.net

In conjunction with BXM: https://www.bxmexpeditions.co.uk/