The Duke of Edinburgh's Award is a challenging programme of leisure time activities which will help young people learn new skills, help others, experience adventure and give a great sense of achievement.
The Award is open to anyone between the age of 14 and 25 years, whatever their abilities and experience and there are three levels of Award - Bronze, Silver and Gold. For each you complete activities in four sections, service, expeditions, skills and physical recreation. At Gold level you also take part in a residential project.
You can enrol at your school or college, at your youth club or voluntary youth organisation, through your employer or a local firm.