Gold D of E Section

Canoe Expeditions - Downloads/Links


Timescale breakdown


Sections

Volunteering

Skills

Physical

Expedition

Residential

Non-direct entrants

12 months

One section 6 months long, the other 12 months

Plan, prepare for and complete 4 day expedition.

Shared activity in a residential setting away from people you know for 5 days and 4 nights.

Direct entrants

Same timescales as non-direct entrants but must do extra 6 months in either Volunteering sections or the longer of the Skills and Physical sections

Source: 

http://www.dofe.org/en/content/cms/doing-your-dofe/levels-timescales/




July 2011 - Canoeing in Scotland

Dark Peak - Gold Training

Expedition

Consists of: 

4/5 training expeditions and one mock expedition.

At the end of Upper Sixth plan, prepare and complete 4 day, 3 night expedition in wild country. 

The 20 conditions

Possible expedition areas

Memory Map Walkthrough

Kit List

Medical form

Residential

Ideas and opportunities

Checklist

Gold Award Presentations

Information about presentation

Trip Information