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Residential Section

If you’re going for your Gold DofE Award, you need to complete a Residential section. You can choose from a range of residential activities – see the programme ideas link below. Use the opportunity finder or other links below to help you find something which appeals to you and look at the checklist/requirements tabs to ensure that what you choose will be acceptable.

You need to spend at least five days and four nights taking part in a shared, worthwhile activity with people you’ve never met before.


A DofE residential will boost your independence and confidence and is a great way to leave a positive footprint on your life and other people’s

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