The Duke of Edinburgh's Award
The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award (DofE) is the world’s leading youth achievement award
Our DofE Award Programme
Join hundreds of others who have already registered to start their award. Broaden your horizons and join our Bronze, Silver, Gold programme, or Virtual programme.
Registrations are open all year round, participants can get started on their physical, skill and volunteering section straight away. Our next expedition training programme starts January 2023. View the 2023 programme dates.
Make friends with people from outside your school, push yourself mentally and physically, support your local community, develop your team work, communication and leadership skills and experience an adventurous expedition like no other.
Ask our friendly DofE Award Team a question at: DofE@essex.gov.uk