Gillingham Duke Of Edinburgh Open Award Centre

The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award in Gillingham, Dorset is delivered under the DofE licence of Dorset Council by Gillingham Open Award Centre (OAC) and delivered by volunteers. The DofE is all about going the extra mile – gaining new skills, pushing yourself physically, helping others and exploring new territories. At the same time, you’ll gather friendships, experiences and memories that will last a lifetime. If you're aged 14 to 24, there are 3 levels of programme; Bronze, Silver and Gold and you choose the activities that motivate you to go on your own personal journey. The sections that you work towards are •Volunteering •Physical •Skills •Expedition •Residential (for Gold DofE participants only).


07917 212390


Venue address
11 Primrose Close
North Dorset

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Additional Information
The DofE Award is for young people. The group meets term time on a Tuesday and arranges various expedition events. See our website for further information on how to get involved and join the Award and also what you have to do in each section - you can also enrol online. You can also ring us on 07917 212390 or email us at for more information.
Some activities and family support services listed in our directory may be cancelled, postponed, or running in a different way due to coronavirus restrictions. Please contact providers to check for information about any changes.

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Address: 11 Primrose Close  Gillingham  Dorset