The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award (DofE) is a nationally recognised programme of activities that is proven to develop essential life skills which are vital in the development of young people.


No Limits Development is a leading provider of DofE Expeditions, and one of the first providers to become accredited as an Approved Activity Provider (AAP). We have an excellent reputation for delivering high quality expeditions that stretch & challenge students to their full potential.

Expeditions for groups

We will work with you to design an expedition programme that meets the needs of your group and fits within your budget & time constraints. Our comprehensive high quality service also ensures that your life as a DofE leader is made as easy as possible.

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We offer;
• Excellent customer service
• A completely bespoke and flexible DofE Expedition support service
• High quality training and expeditions delivered at a location convenient for you.
• DofE accredited supervisors and assessors who will support and encourage.

Expedition planning made easy

Let No Limits take the hassle out of organising the expedition section of the DofE. We provide;
• Bespoke service to assist in the design and delivery of an expedition programme that meets the needs of your students.
• Comprehensive pre expedition pack, including, consent forms and kit lists etc.
• Assistance with pre-expedition paperwork, green forms, (risk assessments etc.)
• Prompt telephone and online service to support you throughout your expedition programme – your questions answered quickly.
• Training at your school to assist with completing route cards and menu plans etc.
• DofE presentations to meet parents, students and staff.
• 24 hour emergency back- up support during expeditions.

All our expeditions are tailored to the particular needs of your school & we are happy to advise on locations or modes of travel.

We deliver expeditions by the following modes of travel:



We have extensive knowledge of all main DofE Expedition areas across the UK, and currently deliver expeditions from Ashdown Forest to some of the more remote regions of the Scottish Highlands. No Limits will work with you to source a venue for your group, whether you are looking for something in your local area or wish to visit a new and more adventurous location.


We pride ourselves on the quality of our staff, all of whom are highly qualified and experienced outdoor professionals. Our staff come from a variety of backgrounds ranging from teaching, business management, military, to mountain guides. They all have one thing in common – their passion for the outdoors, and their enthusiasm for sharing this with students. All staff work regularly on DofE programmes and are fully up to date on the syllabus and requirements of the Expedition section including the 20 Conditions. All are a minimum of Mountain Leader Summer Assessed, and accredited DofE supervisors and assessors.

Please feel free to contact us to discuss options.

“Professional, but caring, No Limits sorted everything out, the planning, the paperwork – everything to ensure that the students had a chance to achieve Gold”

DofE Co-ordinator comprehensive school Northumberland

“All expeditions ran smoothly, any problems which arose were quickly and efficiently dealt with. I would recommend ‘No Limits’ to any organisation running the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award.”

DofE Manager Independent girls school Manchester