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Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award

Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award

We are official partners & authorized course providers!

What is the Duke of Edinburgh?

The Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award is a global program designed to challenge young people from the ages of 14-24 around the world to attain standards of achievement and endeavor in a wide variety of active interests.

There are four sections to complete for each Award Level:

  • Voluntary Service
  • Physical Recreation
  • Skill Development
  • Adventurous Journey

What is the Duke of Edinburgh?

The Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award is a global program designed to challenge young people from the ages of 14-24 around the world to attain standards of achievement and endeavor in a wide variety of active interests.

There are four sections to complete for each Award Level:

  • Voluntary Service
  • Physical Recreation
  • Skill Development
  • Adventurous Journey

How can Explorer Hop help you complete the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award?

Explorer Hop is an authorized course provider for the “Skill Development” section. Our courses give participants the opportunity to develop their talents, broaden their abilities, self-confidence and improve their chances for success in the marketplace. Explorer Hop’s wide range of courses give you the ability to explore any topic you’d like to dive into!

How can Explorer Hop help you complete the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award?

Explorer Hop is an authorized course provider for the “Skill Development” section. Our courses give participants the opportunity to develop their talents, broaden their abilities, self-confidence and improve their chances for success in the marketplace. Explorer Hop’s wide range of courses give you the ability to explore any topic you’d like to dive into!

Get Your Skills Requirements Completed with Us!

Build Leadership

Earn Badges

Gain Valuable Skills

Badge Requirements

13 weeks

Age 14+

26 weeks

Age 15+

52 weeks

Age 16+

FAQ

Are Explorer Hop’s courses accepted by the DOE program?

All our courses which are offered to students ages 14 (Grade 9) and over are accepted by the DOE. For more information on course options visit the page for the level you are looking to complete (links to bronze level page, silver level page and gold level page).

How many hours do I have to complete?

Bronze Level :

  • The bronze level specifically, requires you to dedicate 13 hours (1 hour per week) in total to building skills.

Silver Level:

  • The silver level specifically, requires you to dedicate 26 hours (1 hour per week) in total to building skills.

Gold Level:

  • The gold level specifically, requires you to dedicate 52 hours (1 hour per week) in total to building skills.

Are the courses online?

For all levels :

  • Most of the courses provided at Explorer Hop are provided in an online format, however, it might depend on the course. You can check the format by clicking on any course you are interested in, it is the best way to get more information, or you can always email or message us!

How do I showcase my hours to the Duke of Edinburgh?

Bronze Level :

  • After completing your 13 hours, the Duke of Edinburgh will give you a sheet to fill out your hours. State your hours and program and we will vouch for you!

Silver Level:

  • After completing your 26 hours, the Duke of Edinburgh will give you a sheet to fill out your hours. State your hours and program and we will vouch for you!

Gold Level:

  • After completing your 52 hours, the Duke of Edinburgh will give you a sheet to fill out your hours. State your hours and program and we will vouch for you!

Why should I use Explorer Hop to complete my hours?

Our courses are well renowned, fun and interactive. We will support you along the way and make sure you enjoy every single bit! Unlike other companies that offer courses we have partnered with Duke of Edinburgh and have been certified as course providers, specifically for the “Skill” section.

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