Silver Award 2021

This page is for those who wish to participate in the Silver DofE in 2021.

If you wish to take part in the Silver Award, you need to download and fill in this form  dofe_enrolment_form_participant and send a cheque for £23 made payable to St Anne’s Church. Put your child’s name on the back of the cheque and Silver for the Award level they are taking part in.

Send the form and cheque to:

Duke of Edinburgh, Amplify Youth Group, St Anne’s Church, Prescot Road, Ormskirk, L39 4TG

Once we have your form and cheque we will put you on to the EDOFE system and will be in touch.

If you wish to contact Mike, please email [email protected]

Here are some useful links and downloads which will help you in your Silver Expedition.

Expedition_training_framework_-_silver

https://www.ordnancesurvey.co.uk/docs/leaflets/map-reading.pdf

https://www.ordnancesurvey.co.uk/docs/leaflets/map-reading-made-easy-peasy.pdf

https://www.ordnancesurvey.co.uk/docs/legends/25k-raster-legend.pdf

There are lots of useful videos on this website

https://www.ordnancesurvey.co.uk/resources/map-reading/

Here is a video on how to use the EDOFE mapping tool

First Aid

First Aid is an important part of the expedition training. Here is a list of what items should be in YOUR personal first aid kit https://www.dofe.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/Expedition_First_Aid_Kit_List-1.pdf

Here is a basic video which should act as a reminder

A useful place for more in-depth refresher videos are the following YouTube channels

https://www.youtube.com/user/stjohnambulance

https://www.youtube.com/user/BritishRedCross

This is an example of an aim and also worth watching for some tips and advice