The Duke of Edinburgh's International Award is a non-competitive program in which participants set and achieve personal goals for community service, skills, fitness and adventure.To date over 500,000 youth from Canada and over 7 million youth in 130 countries have been motivated to undertake a variety of voluntary and challenging activities. It is open to all young Canadians age 14 yrs to 24 yrs old, and has three levels:
Bronze (for ages 14 yrs and up)
Silver (for ages 15 yrs and up)
Gold (for ages 16 yrs and up)
YLSBC offers all three levels of this international program which has had an immense impact on the members that have completed it.
Registration for this program is open year round.