Duke of Edinburgh Award

Duke-of-ED

The Duke of Edinburgh International Award (DofE) is now available to be delivered from home where Young People can work toward their future, be supported by a mentor while focusing on being their best selves!

The DofE is a leading and highly recognised youth development program, enabling and empowering young people to realise their full potential and build a brighter future.

  • Learn a Skill
  • Improve your physical wellbeing
  • Volunteer in your community (even virtually!)
  • Take on an adventurous journey within a team (eventually!)

All Participants are guided and supported by a network of trained Award Leaders, Assessors, supervisors, and mentors.

You can do this from the comfort of your own home!

DofE empowers participants to be…

#Future ready:
Secondary aged participants who complete the Award gain 10 SACE points for Bronze at stage 1 and 10 SACE points in stage 2 for Silver.

#Work ready
A Duke of Ed Employer harnesses the value of The Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award into their recruitment which makes your resume and interview stand out.

Age:
Open to all young people aged 14-24.

Three Levels:
Bronze, Silver & Gold, each progressively more challenging.

Four Sections:
Physical Recreation, Skill, Voluntary Service, Adventurous Journey (plus Gold Residential Project at Gold level).

Key Requirements:
Achieving an Award recognises individual goal setting and self-improvement through persistence and achievement. Supervised
by an Award Leader and Activity Assessor/mentor.

A challenging journey full of friends and fun, creating unforgettable memories along the way. Equipping and empowering you for whatever you decide to do with your life.

When:
Monday-Friday between 9am-5pm with after hours availability by appointment.

Location:
Over the phone, email and online social media platforms such as Zoom, Facetime and Skype.

Cost: 
Should not be a barrier, we have many subsidies available to help you.

Contact:
Nadia Yacoubi on 0466 651 989 or Nadia.Yacoubi@onkaparinga.sa.gov.au
Jo Phillipps on 0423 831 179 or Jolyn.Phillipps@onkaparinga.sa.gov.au

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