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Silver DofE

Silver DofE

The Silver Award is undertaken by approximately 130 students in Year 11.

The Silver Expedition section is led by Miss Walters (WT) who is supported by Mr Challinor (TCL). The Silver team consists of approximately 12 experienced and well qualified supervisors who take responsibility for supporting groups of students during the Wednesday afternoon training and route planning sessions, and during the expeditions themselves.

The Silver team is supported by Mr Dixon (Director of DofE), Mrs Kershaw and Miss Street (DofE Administrators).

Key dates 2023-24

Deadline for enrolment forms to be returned in person to Miss Street, Mr Dixon or Mrs Kershaw: Thursday 5th October

Deadline for £48.50 enrolment/admin payment to be made online: Thursday 5th October

Expedition payment due: 1st March 2024

Expedition training starts on Thursday afternoons 3.20pm to 4.20pm: November 2023

Practice Expedition: Thursday 14th March to Tuesday 19th March 2024

Qualifying Expedition: Monday 8th July to Friday 12th July 2024