Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Scheme

“The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award has helped countless young people on their sometimes difficult path to adulthood.” HRH The Duke of Edinburgh

For the past seven decades, The DoE Charity has inspired and transformed the lives of millions of young people from all walks of life. From volunteering to physical activities, life skills to expeditions, achieving a DofE Award is a passport to a brighter future, valued by employers and universities.

The world’s leading youth achievement award, If you want to know more about whats involved why not head over to the DoE website here: What is a DofE Award?

Here at Ajax we encourage all our young people to undertake the DoE Awards. Our core Scouting Badges (the Chiefs Scouts Awards) are designed to work alongside and compliment the DoE Scheme building on its foundations we extend the activities undertaken.

We delvier all levels of the Award starting at Bronze towards the end of Scout Troop through to Gold either in Explorer Scouts or as Part of the Scout Network, we work with each young person to develop individual plan thorugh the awards. We have organised a number of exciting expeditions and are able to support Land or Water based oppurtunities such as sailing Gigs on the scottish Lochs, Sailing Dinghies from Chichester to the Isle of Wight, or Canoeing Across Scotland and many more possibilities.