Following on from the success of this year’s Northumberland Scouts D of E Expeditions we have agreed dates for next year.

· Bronze Training Event – Late afternoon Saturday 29th April to late afternoon on Monday 1st May

· Silver Practice – Early morning of Saturday 29th April to late afternoon on Monday 1st May

· Bronze Qualifying Expedition – Early morning of Saturday 3rd June to late afternoon on Sunday 4th June

· Silver Qualifying Expedition – Early morning of Friday 2nd June to late afternoon on Sunday 4th June

We will again try to facilitate anyone requiring a Gold Practice or Gold Qualifying by joining them with other Units.

For further information contact John Brittain or Clive Rich

DofE Leader Training 2022

These FREE online courses are open to all Scout Leaders.

– To book please click on the links and use your eDofE account (if you have one) or you will have the option to create a training account.

– Please use the same eDofE account for each course booking.

Introduction to the DofE Course

The course is for volunteers who would like to understand the mission and principles of the award; as well as understanding the levels, sections and timescales.

Tue 13 & 20 Sept – 1930 to 2130

Wed 5 & 12 Oct – 1930 to 2130

Thu 3 & 10 Nov – 1930 to 2130

Mon 28 Nov & 5 Dec – 1930 to 2130

Expedition Assessor and Supervisors Training Course

The course is for volunteers who wish to be Expedition Supervisors and Assessors. You will get a understanding of the roles, the 20 conditions of the expedition section, supervision planning and how to assess expeditions. You have two years from the date of the course to register to become an assessor.

Please note that attendance at this course does not allow you to automatically assess expeditions – you would need to have the technical competence – your County DofE adviser will need to approve your technical competence – you might like to discuss this with them before attending.

Mon 5 & 12 Sept – 1800 to 2100

Tue 4 & 11 Oct – 1800 to 2100

Wed 2 & 9 Nov – 1800 to 2100

Expeditions in Scouting

This course covers helps you understand how to run an expedition within Scouting, including how to become a Supervisor & Assessor; understand how to run a safe expedition within the guidelines, rules and permit scheme of The Scouts. and Know about sources of support available to you

Mon 26 Sept – 1930 to 2045

Tue 25 Oct – 1930 to 2045

Wed 30 Nov – 1930 to 2045

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