Plan for sessions

Bronze

All Wednesday sessions will usually be between 6.50pm and 9pm at the Eyot Centre.

Plan for the training walk, practice expedition and qualifying expedition to take all day/weekend – exact timings will be communicated during the training sessions.

Bronze Participants
Thursday 26 September New participants to register interest by this date
Wednesday 10 October  7.00 pm – 8.00 pm Bronze Duke of Edinburgh Introduction
Wednesday 31 October 7.00 pm – 8.00 pm Drop in session to discuss award sections (optional)
Wednesday 12 December Training
Wednesday 09 January Training
Wednesday 30 January Training
Wednesday 13 February Training
Wednesday 27 February Training
Sunday 10 March 9.50am – 4.00pm Training Walk (details nearer the time)
Wednesday 13 March Training
Wednesday 20 March Training
Saturday 30 March to Sunday 31 March Practice Expedition
Wednesday 3 April Practice Expedition Wrap up and Qualifying Expedition Planning
Wednesday 24 April Qualifying Expedition Planning
Thursday 09 May Expedition Planning
Saturday 18 to Sunday 19 May all day Qualifying Expedition

Details to follow

Thursday 23 May Presentation and Kit Return

Silver

All Wednesday sessions will usually be between 6.50pm and 9pm at the Eyot Centre. All Tuesday canoe training sessions will be between 6.45pm and 9pm. All Saturday Canoe training Sessions will be 9.00 am to 4.00 pm, unless otherwise agreed.

If you are starting the award at the silver level, and so have not completed a bronze expedition, you will need to attend the expedition training sessions shown above for bronze award participants until the training walk. This is to ensure we have covered the training framework defined by the Duke of Edinburgh Award

Plan for the training walk, practice expedition and qualifying expedition to take all day/weekend – exact timings will be communicated during the training sessions.

Silver Participants
Thursday 26 September New participants to register interest by this date
Wednesday 10 October  8.30 pm – 9.00 pm Silver Duke of Edinburgh Introduction
Wednesday 31 October 7.00 pm – 8.00 pm Drop in session to discuss award sections (optional)
Tuesday 23 April Canoe Training
Tuesday 30 April Canoe Training
Saturday 4 May Canoe Training
Tuesday 7 May Canoe Training
Tuesday 14 May Canoe Training
Tuesday 21 May Canoe Training
Friday 7 June to Sunday 9 June  Practice Expedition
Tuesday 11 June  Canoe Training
Tuesday 18 June Canoe Training
Tuesday 25 June Canoe Training
Wednesday 24 July to Friday 26 July Qualifying Expedition
Wednesday 04 September Presentation and Kit Return