Duke of Edinburgh’s Award
The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award is operational at O’Connor Catholic College and students in year 9 (aged 14) may join the program.
The Award is non-competitive and encourages young people to set and achieve goals at a level appropriate to their needs.
There are four sections that must be completed for a young person to qualify for an Award:
- Volunteering, Skills,
- Physical Recreation
- Adventurous Journeys
The Award has three levels – Bronze, Silver and Gold. Year 9 students may start at the Bronze level.
The entry fee for the program is $105 for Bronze, $110 for Silver and Gold is $125 which covers all Online Record Books, all certificates and badges, insurance and administration
To learn more about The Award go to www.dukeofed.com.au.
If there are any questions please contact Science Coordinator Mr Mitchell Smidt at O'Connor Catholic College school on (02) 67721666 or