The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award is a nationally recognised qualification for young people in the UK. It involves a challenging programme of activities designed to encourage students to learn new skills, help others and experience adventure.
Employers and universities see the award as evidence of a student’s positive commitment and qualities.
At Cirencester Sixth Form College, students have the opportunity to sign up for the Duke of Edinburgh’s Gold Award or the Silver Award designed for young people aged 16-25 years of age.
The expedition section, which all students are interested in, have taken our DofE students to many places including for the: