THE DUKE OF EDINBURGH'S AWARD
You must be at least 15 to start the Silver Award.
Your Silver Programme has 4 sections:
You need to do 6 months Volunteering. With Physical and Skills you need to do a minimum of 3 months on one and 6 months on the other - you can choose which.
If you start Silver without doing Bronze first (as 'Direct Entrant'), you’ll have to do an extra 6 months in one of your activities – see the table below:
Information letters and forms for all DofE levels can be downloaded here