Leader’s Resources

A great deal of information and resources for Leaders can be found on the main DofE website

For example:

Blank route cards, Green forms, training frameworks and much more at Expedition Downloads

Materials to promote and introduce DofE, programme planning sheets for participants & leaders, programme section ideas, section activity logsheets, residential guides etc at Programme Support Downloads

Estate contact details, Wild Country boundaries and local advice etc at  Grampian & Cairngorm information  Search for information for other Wild Country areas

Programme Planners for Skill, Physical & Volunteering Sections

Submit an Assessor’s Report

DofE Magazine online

Please see below for documents specifically relevant to delivering the Award in Aberdeenshire:

Expedition Training Pack An invaluable 70Mb Zip file comprising expansive teaching resources organised for delivery of the Expedition Training Programme.  Difficulty in downloading?  Alternative sources here and here

Expedition Assessor Report Template  An aide-memoire/ checklist for compiling expedition assessment notes

Gold Residential – info and approval form

Supporting a DofE participant leaflet

eDofE enrolment form for participants

eDofE Enrolment Form – Volunteers

eDofE YouTube channel  Useful “how-to” videos for Participants and Leaders

Camping Stove Fuel Storage Advice 

Leader’s eDofE Intro Flowchart

Base Contact Training

Titling of Trips on Evolve & Green Forms

Expedition Paperwork Process Guide A breakdown of the notification/ approval steps for Coordinators and Expedition Leaders

Evolve Staff Starter Guide

Evolve EVC Starter Guide

Extended leaders advice on 20 conditions

Tread Lightly ppt  A presention about the Cairngorm National Park

St John’s Ambulance teaching course dedicated to the Duke of Edinburgh Award expedition first aid.

DofE Participant Pack Order Form

Health and Wellbeing article/ local case study on benefits of DofE Award on participant’s wellbeing

Tent pitching video and other resources from the suppliers of Endurance tents