Award Leader Training – Dukeofed

Award Leader Training

It is mandatory for all Award Leaders to complete Award Leader Training so that they are fully aware of the implications and responsibilities involved with operating the Award.

Find out when and how for your State and Territory.

There are two levels of training required within NSW for Award Coordinators and Leaders involved with the Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award.

Level 1 - Online Award Leader Training - Online delivery

It is a mandatory requirement that Level 1 training has been completed before Award Leader registrations will be accepted in the Online Record Book (ORB).

Course content:-

  • Introduction to the Award, including history and philosophy
  • Section Overview - Physical Recreation, Skills, Voluntary Service, Adventurous Journey and Gold Residential Project
  • Mentoring
  • Award Unit administration

We recommend 3-5 hours be set aside for this task, noting that this module can be undertaken over multiple sessions. The training is completed via the Online Learning Hub​. Instructions to assist in completing the training can be downloaded here​

Level 2 - Award Administration Training (AAT) - Face to face delivery

It is mandatory for all Award Leaders to complete Level 2 within 12 months of their ORB registration being accepted and completion of Level 1.

Course content:-

  • Level 1 refresher
  • Award sections and activities
  • Insurance
  • Child protection requirements
  • Registering, planning, managing and approving Awards
  • Introduction to Online Record Book (ORB)
  • Promotional ideas
  • Adventurous Journeys

Registrations from 8:30am for 9:00am start, concluding at 3:30pm.

Level 2 - Regional Tele-Training

Regional tele-training bookings will only be taken from Award Units outside of these areas: Sydney Metro, Illawarra, Central Coast, Hunter and Blue Mountains.

Regional tele-training will commence at 10.00am and conclude at 2.00pm

Level 2 - Training Dates
Term 4, 2018:

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For catering purposes and to ensure enough time for completion of the Pre-Learning Activity bookings will close 3 days prior to commencement.

Specific location details will be sent to those who have booked into the training.

Save the Date – Term 1 & 2 2019:

Registrations open January 2019

Term 1

  • Friday 15th February – Sydney Olympic Park
  • Wednesday 27th February – Berry SRC
  • Tuesday 5th March - Regional tele-training
  • Thursday 14th March – Sydney Olympic Park
  • Tuesday 2nd April – Sydney Olympic Park
  • Wednesday 10th April – Myuna Bay SRC

Term 2

  • Tuesday 21st May – Sydney Olympic Park
  • Wednesday 3rd July – Sydney Olympic Park
  • Friday 7th June - Regional tele-training

 

Cost
AAT is free! Refreshments and lunch will be provided on the day. Please advise of any special dietary requirements during booking.

For more information contact the NSW DIVISION office

Award Leader Training in SA is to be completed online - please refer to the following instructions

Online Training Instructions for Award Leaders

 

For more information please contact your Award Leader or the  SOUTH AUSTRALIAN office.

 

 

For more information please contact your Award Leader or the AUSTRALIAN CAPITAL TERRITORY office.

 

For more information please contact your Award Leader or the QUEENSLAND office.

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For more information please contact your Award Leader or the VICTORIAN office.

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WA Award Leading Training 2019 (Level 2)

Tuesday 19th February 2019

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Wednesday 3rd April 2019

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Wednesday 12th June 2019

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Wednesday 7th August 2019

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Wednesday 13th November

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For more information please contact your Award Leader or the WESTERN AUSTRALIA office on.

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For more information please contact your Award Leader or the NT office.

 

For more information please contact your Award Leader or the TASMANIA office.