DofE Award Centres

DofE programmes are delivered under special licence to ensure they meet specific standards. You’ll be supported by a DofE Leader who offers advice and encouragement along your journey. Everyone involved is focused on helping you have an experiences that will shape your future.

The following centres run under our operating licence:

  • Newport Open Award Centre
    • Address: The Island Learning Centre, Newport, PO30 5HZ
    • Co-ordinator: Carol Taverner
    • Email:
    • Phone: 01983 823818
    • Opening hours: Thursday, 6.30pm to 8.30pm

  • Network Ryde @ 147
    • Address: 147 High Street, Ryde, PO33 2RE
    • Co-ordinator: Phil Plant
    • Phone: 01983 300128

  • Brading Youth Centre
    • Address: High Street, Brading, PO36 0DH
    • Co-ordinator: Carol Taverner 
    • Email:
    • Phone: 01983 823818
    • Opening hours can vary.