Duke of Edinburgh’s Award

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Through participation in all of the activities the Air Cadets have to offer most cadets can qualify for a Duke of Edinburgh’s Award at Bronze level. There are also many opportunities to go for Silver or Gold through extra events and activities. The Award is split into 4 main areas (5 for Gold)

  • Volunteering – helping others in the local community
  • Expeditions – training for and planning of a journey
  • Skills – demonstrate ability in almost any hobby, skill or interest
  • Physical Recreation – sport, dance and fitness
  • Residential Project – (Gold level only) a purposeful enterprise with young people not previously known to the participant