What are the three main components that need to be completed for the adventurous journey?

What are the three main components that need to be completed for the adventurous journey?

The Three Types of Adventurous Journey

  • Expeditions – a journey with a purpose.
  • Explorations – a purpose with a journey.
  • Adventurous Projects (Gold Only)

How many hours do you have to do for gold Duke of Ed?

Time requirements: Bronze – minimum 6 months. Silver – minimum 6 months if completed Bronze otherwise 12 months for direct entrants. Gold – minimum 12 months if completed Silver otherwise 18 months for direct entrants.

How long is the Gold Duke of Edinburgh expedition?

4 days, 3 nights
Gold: A minimum of 4 days, 3 nights; 8 hours planned activity each day. 8. All expeditions must be supervised by an adult (the Expedition Supervisor) who is able to accept responsibility for the safety of the team.

How do you get approved for Duke of Edinburgh?

Achieving your Award

  1. Submit your Online Record Book to the Award Leader for approval once all Sections are completed by both you and your Assessors.
  2. Await final assessment and sign-off by your Award Leader. Note, Gold Awards are subject to a further review process by a Award Operating Authority.

How do you get gold Duke of Edinburgh Award?

For Gold, you’ll need to do your programme for at least 12 months if you’ve achieved your Silver Award, or 18 months if you’ve started at Gold level without doing your Silver – even if you’ve done Bronze.

Can you skip bronze Duke of Ed?

Can you skip Bronze DofE and go straight to Silver? You can complete the Silver DofE award without having completed Bronze, however it will take longer.

Can you skip silver DofE and go straight to Gold?

Can I take my phone on DofE?

As a minimum you will need 2 pairs, one to wear and a spare pair. However some participants prefer to have a fresh pair of socks for each day of their expedition. Can I bring my mobile phone? Yes – but it should only be used in case of an emergency.

Is Duke of Edinburgh Award worth it?

Through a DofE programme young people have fun, make friends, improve their self-esteem and build confidence. They gain essential skills and attributes for work and life such as resilience, problem-solving, team-working, communication and drive, enhancing CVs and uni and job applications.

Do you get a certificate for DofE?

When you achieve your Bronze or Silver Award you will be given a DofE badge and certificate by your Licensed Organisation (LO)/centre. When you achieve your Gold Award you will receive the badge or brooch from your LO or centre.

What are the requirements for an adventurous journey?

All Adventurous Journey requirements must be considered with reference to any applicable State or Territory Government requirements, adventure activity standards or industry guidelines. 1. Have a clearly defined and agreed purpose/objective for each journey and this is approved by the Assessor or Award Leader. 2.

How do I undertake Duke of ed activities with my team?

They must be suitably skilled, experienced and/or qualified and be approved by your Award Leader before you can undertake any Duke of Ed activities with them. 5. Define the purpose for your journey. Please note for expeditions and explorations, each member of the team may have different purposes to pursue. 6.

What is the Duke of Ed’s log?

It is a requirement of The Duke of Ed, that Participants keep a log during both their practice and their qualifying journeys. A log is comprised of field notes/records taken during the journey

How long does it take to complete the qualifying journey?

For the Qualifying Journey, the team is required to be self-sufficient and independent. The requirements for each level of the Award are: 2 days and 1 night, with a minimum of 6 hours of activity per day. 3 days and 2 nights, with a minimum of 7 hours of activity per day.