Within the Unit we have provision for offering the Duke of Edinburgh Award.
We offer the award at Bronze, Silver and Gold levels and we currently have young people working on all levels of the Award. For Bronze, Silver and Gold there are four sections which are undertaken:
Volunteering, Skills, Physical and Expedition. At Gold level there is also a Residential experience which is undertaken.
At Bronze level we operate our Practice Expedition in the Strathyre Forest and our Qualifying Expeditions in the Clyde Muirshiel Park Area.
At Silver level we operate our Practice Expedition on the Isle of Arran and our Qualifying Expedition in the Trossachs.
At Gold level we operate our Practice Expedition in the Loch Fyne/ Loch Lomond area and our Qualifying Expedition in the Cairngorms.