Silver / Diamond

Silver DofE Award (15+ Years)

To achieve your Silver Award, you need to complete the following sections:

  • Volunteering

    6 Months

  • Physical

    3 Months

  • Skills

    3 Months

  • Further Activities

    You must also undertake a further three months in the Physical or Skills section. If you have not achieved your Bronze Award you must undertake a further six months in your Volunteering or longer of your Physical or Skills sections

  • Expedition

    Plan, train for and complete a 3 day, 2 night expedition

Chief Scout’s Diamond Award (15+ Years)

In addition to the above to gain your Chief Scout’s Diamond Award you need to complete the following:

  • Scout Membership

    Be a member of Explorer Scouts/Scout Network for at least 12 months (this can include time spent working on the Chief Scout’s Platinum Award)

  • Nights Away

    Complete twelve nights away, eight of which must be camping (this can include nights away counted for the Chief Scout’s Platinum Award)

  • Activities

    Complete fours activities as an Explorer Scout/Scout Network member from the lists available in (this should be one from each section plus one of your choice, and can include the 2 challenges from your Platinum Chief Scout Award)