Trips and Visits

Duke of Edinburgh 2020-21

Below are Duke of Edinburgh (DofE) Dates for the 2020-21 academic year. 

Please note that there are duplicate expeditions for Bronze this year due to the COVID-19 Coronavirus causing postponement of 2020's expeditions. 

Please email Mr Barnes with any enquiries.

TripYear GroupsDates

DofE Bronze Qualifying Expedition

Fifth Years

Saturday 24th – Sunday 25th October 2020

DofE Gold Practice and Qualifying ExpeditionsUpper Sixth FormSaturday 24th – Saturday 31st October 2020
DofE Silver Qualifying ExpeditionLower Sixth FormTuesday 27th – Friday 30th October 2020
DofE Silver Practice and Qualifying ExpeditionsLower Sixth FormMonday 2nd – Saturday 7th November 2020
DofE Bronze Qualifying ExpeditionFifth Years[Dates to be confirmed]
DofE Bronze Qualifying ExpeditionFifth Years[Dates to be confirmed]

DofE Silver Practice Expedition

Fifth Years

Saturday 27th – Tuesday 30th March 2021

DofE Gold Practice ExpeditionSixth FormMonday 29th March – Friday 2nd April 2021

DofE Bronze Practice Expedition

Fourth Years

Tuesday 6th – Thursday 8th April 2021

DofE Silver Practice Expedition

Fifth Years

Monday 12th – Thursday 15th April 2021

DofE Gold Practice ExpeditionSixth Form[Dates to be confirmed]

DofE Bronze Practice Expedition

Fourth Years

Friday 30th April – Sunday 2nd May 2021

DofE Bronze Practice Expedition

Fourth Years

Wednesday 2nd – Friday 4th June 2021

DofE Bronze Assessed Expedition

Fourth Years

Saturday 12th – Sunday 13th June 2021

DofE Silver Assessed Expedition

Fifth Years

Thursday 24th – Sunday 27th June 2021

DofE Bronze Assessed ExpeditionFourth YearsThursday 1st – Friday 2nd July 2021 (ENDEAVOUR)
DofE Silver Assessed ExpeditionFifth YearsFriday 2nd – Monday 5th July 2021

DofE Gold Assessed Expedition

Sixth Form

Saturday 10th – Saturday 17th July 2021

DofE Bronze Assessed Expedition

Fourth Years

Wednesday 14th – Thursday 15th July 2021

DofE Gold Assessed ExpeditionSixth FormMonday 23rd – Friday 27th August 2021

The locations are usually based on the following, although may be subject to change:

AwardLocation
BronzeNew Forest
SilverDartmoor
GoldLake District