Open Gold DofE information 2018

Here are the details of the 2018 DofE Open Gold programme being offered through Lancashire’s largest open award centre, Amplify Youth Group.

Below is an Open Gold invite letter which explains what you need to do to register onto the programme, an Amplify enrolment form, and an expedition consent form, which has the key dates of when activities will be taking place. Please be aware that you MUST be available for all the dates if you want a place on this years expedition programme, although you can register onto the gold programme and defer from undertaking the expedition section until another year.  If you choose the later option you’ll only need to pay a £30 enrolment fee upfront.

Please return the enrolment and consent form (below) back by Friday 17th November.


The cost of the Open Gold expedition programme will be £260.  Below are the dates you need to save for 2018.

1. Expedition Training Weekend Lake District 9-11 February 2018

2. Practice Expedition – NW Lake District 6 -8 April 2018

3. Qualifying Expedition – Scotland 25-30 July 2018

Feel free to join and ask your parents to join our facebook page We also have a group chat which we can allow people access to.

If you have any questions about the Open Gold offer please email me at

I look forward to receiving your enrolment forms and supporting you through your Gold DofE Award.

Kind Regards

Martyn Lawrenson

DofE Open Gold Co-ordinator

Amplify Youth Group

Amplify DofE participant form[2305843009213860337]

Expedition Consent Form gold

Open Gold Invite (Open Silvers)