Choose an interesting issue, problem, question, or topic.
Explore ideas.Discuss your ideas with others
Find a mentor/consultant and identify an assessor.
Start project plan and timeline. Clarify aim, need or opportunity.
Prepare and submit a project proposal and send to CREST.The information provided is used by a Silver CREST reviewer to confirm that ideas are suitable for a CREST project. The reviewer will look at the following questions when considering projects:Is your project safe? Is it ethical? Is it feasible? Is it challenging? Is it a CREST project?
Finalise Project plans.
Carry out the plans.
Collate and analyse results.
Compile a report.
Produce a project poster (for Silver Challenge only)
Present poster (for Silver Challenge only)
Self-assess project using the Criteria for Assessment sheet. When all is complete, have final meeting with assessor.
Congratulations! Prepare to receive your Silver CREST certificate and badge.
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