Dorset Devils &
The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award

Congratulations on taking part in the Duke of Edinburgh’s programme and choosing litter picking for the volunteering element.

Let Dorset Devils assist you gaining your DofE award within the BCP region- many have so far. We can provide the following:

  • Give information on the art of litter picking including H&S advice.
  • Loan out equipment – new branded hi vis, HH picker, gloves, bucket and gel. £20 refundable deposit required.
  • Take part in your first litter picking experience with DD No 1. Allow 40-60 minutes.
  • DDkit&picks take place most weekends at 10am at DDHQ on the Eastcliff.
  • Sign off your Assessor’s Report once the task is fully completed*

Your litter picks should be under the control of a parent or guardian who should carefully assess where and when each litter pick takes place.

Record details of each litter pick with date, duration and location. Take photos of each pick (photo of filled bucket etc) to support your application.

Avoid putting gathered litter into other residents or trade bins, unless invited to do so. Use council street bins or your own as a last resort.

*DofE parents- when the final pick takes place, please arrange to return the loaned DDkit to DDHQ asap (preferably within 2/3 weeks after final pick) and forward feedback and details of your child’s litter picking experiences to us. In addition, email a selection of pick photos and schedule of the 12/24 litter picks. Once this is all received, we will complete the Assessor’s Report online which will be acknowledged by DofE with a copy going to their DofE representative at school, if applicable.

We strongly recommend our comprehensive Health & Safety Guidelines is viewed in our interests to keep everyone safe.

DofE candidates– please ask your parent/guardian to view our website to see what we are all about and if happy theyjoin’ the Dorset Devils on your behalf. On the extra information box, please say who is the DofE candidate, DofE number (if not known, input 1234567) and whether it’s bronze (12/24picks?) or silver challenge.

Enjoy your DofE volunteering experience with DD.

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Dorset Devils &
The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award

Congratulations on taking part in the Duke of Edinburgh’s programme and choosing litter picking for the volunteering element.

Let Dorset Devils assist you gaining your DofE award within the BCP region- many have so far. We can provide the following:

  • Give information on the art of litter picking including H&S advice.
  • Loan out equipment – new branded hi vis, HH picker, gloves, bucket and gel. £20 refundable deposit required.
  • Take part in your first litter picking experience with DD No 1. Allow 40-60 minutes.
  • DDkit&picks take place most weekends at 10am at DDHQ on the Eastcliff.
  • Sign off your Assessors Report once the task is fully completed*

Your litter picks should be under the control of a parent or guardian who should carefully assess where and when each litter pick takes place.

Record details of each litter pick with date, duration and location. Take photos of each pick (photo of filled bucket etc) to support your application.

Avoid putting gathered litter into other residents or trade bins, unless invited to do so. Use council street bins or your own as a last resort.

*DofE parents- when the final pick takes place, please arrange to return the loaned DDkit to DDHQ asap (preferably within the following 2/3 weeks) and forward feedback and details of your child’s litter picking experiences to us. In addition, email a selection of pick photos and schedule of the 12/24 litter picks. Once this is all received, we will complete the Assessor’s Report online which will be acknowledged by DofE with a copy going to their DofE representative at school, if applicable.

We strongly recommend our comprehensive Health & Safety Guidelines is viewed in our interests to keep everyone safe.

DofE candidates– please ask your parent/guardian to view our website to see what we are all about and if happy they ‘join’ the Dorset Devils on your behalf. On the extra information box, please say who is the DofE candidate and whether it’s bronze (12/24picks?) or silver challenge.

Enjoy your DofE volunteering experience with DD.

Join Now