Duke of Edinburgh
The Duke of Edinburgh Gold Award at Bodmin College is internationally recognised award that is highly valued by both universities and employers. It is achievable by everybody and can be tailored to individual needs and strengths. It not only develops team building skills but also the strength of working alone and helping the community. The Gold Award requires you to complete five sections over a period of at least 18 months: Volunteering, Skills, Physical, Expedition and Residential.
There are no entry requirements for this course. There will be an enrolment fee which includes all camps and walks until Christmas. Further costs are incurred with later expeditions; however, these are kept to a minimum. Students will be required to obtain certain basic items of equipment.