Duke of Edinburgh's Award 2017-18
Welcome to the 2017-18 Duke of Edinburgh's Award page.
On here you should find all of the information you need to keep up-to-date with the Coombe Award.
Please keep checking the page as it will be regularly updated.
The most recent letters and correspondence can be downloaded from the bottom of this page.
|Award level||Type of expedition||Start Date||End Date||Location|
|Bronze||Practice 1||5:00pm 20th April||Afternoon 21st April||Epsom Downs|
|Bronze||Practice 2||5:00pm 21st April||Afternoon 22nd April||Epsom Downs|
|Silver||Practice||5:00pm 11th May||Afternoon 13th May||Epsom Downs|
|Silver||Assessed||8:00am 15th June||Evening 17th June||New Forest|
|Bronze||Assessed 1||8:00am 13th July||Evening 14th July||New Forest|
|Bronze||Assessed 2||8:00am 15th July||Evening 16th July||New Forest|
Directions For practice expeditions
Your daughter will need to be dropped off at Brimmer carpark KT18 6NN at 5:00pm for both the Bronze and Silver practice expeditions. Please note that there is more than one carpark in this area and that SatNavs can be unreliable. Please follow the link below:
Your daughter will need to be collected from Epsom Downs viewpoint carpark KT18 5LQ at 3:00pm for both the Bronze and Silver practice expeditions. Please follow the link below:
Bronze Training guidance
Silver Training Guidance
Some useful links
eDofe website for login
Interactive kit list
Expedition kit list for downloading
These fall into 3 categories which you can read more about by clicking on the buttons below:
If these sections are not complete by this point we will not be allowing students to participate in the expedition
We will not be providing refunds if the participant no longer wants to continue or is refused entry to the expedition. The Duke of Edinburgh's team are required to make a variety of financial commitments which cannot be recovered
Following the 9th October deadline for payment, Mr Gibbons (CGS) and Mr Pellett (CBS) will provide you with more information about the Award sections. Until then however, you can start any of the sections and record them in any way you wish. The eDofE site (which will be explained to you later) enables you to update your information in numerous ways.