Continue your Duke of Edinburgh's experience with the Silver Award. You can register for the Silver Award if you are currently in the academic year that you turn 15 years old (year 10). Sessions begin in autumn 2017.
Registering for the Silver Award costs £149 and includes your welcome pack to get you started.
Volunteer in the community: 6 months
You'll volunteer about 1 hour a week doing something to help your community. For example, you could help your local Scout group, football club or center for people with disabilities.
Do a physical activity: 3 or 6 months
Push your physical boundaries by setting yourself a challenge. You could look to increase your running distance or master your back-hand in tennis. Set yourself a goal and go for it by committing on average one hour a week.
Develop a skill: 3 or 6 months
Hiking expedition: 3 days /2 nights
- Registration (includes your welcome pack): £149
- Training day: indicative cost £15
- Practice expedition: indicative cost £120
- Qualifying expedition: indicative cost £150
Costs can vary at the time of booking due to the mode of transport, staff numbers and campsite costs.
You can take part at venues across Essex:
- Braintree, Carousel Children's Centre
- Brentwood, Hermit Youth Centre
- Chelmsford, Chelmer Gate
- Chelmsford, Galleywood Youth Centre
- Colchester, Townhouse
- Hadleigh, King John School
- Harlow, Hare Street Youth Centre
- Loughton, Loughton Youth Centre
Get in touch
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