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Running a Scout Programme

Crean Awards: Scouts’ Guide Document

Your Role in Your Programme 

New Scouting Year 

Guide to Weekly Resources  Resources Guide Posters

Section 1: Yourself    


Find and Evaluate information to help plan an activity

Programme Cycles: Plan Do Review Posters    Planning and Reviewing Methods

Patrol Activity Planner      SPICES Review Sheet

Chief Scout Award for Scouts      Guide to the Chief Scout Award for Scouts

Special Interest Badge Planner

Promise & Law

Promise & Law

Implement the Promise and Law, and Lead by Example

Participate in a Sunrise/Sunset/Stargazing Reflection 

One World Week 2013 – Development One World Week 2014 – Diversity

Health Awareness Natural Disaster Trading Game Nuclear Shelter Exercise

Code of Conduct

Scouting Involvement: 

County Youth Forum – Scouts

Preparing for National Council

Getting Active for National Council

National Council Guide for Scout Delegates

Section 2: Patrol & Troop

Patrol Responsibility:

Patrol Corners

Building Blocks of a Scout Troop

Crean Awards: Tracking Progress Methods

Crean Awards: Personal Journey Record Sheets

Patrol Identity: Signs & Flags

Preparing for a Patrol Camp

Patrol Expedition

Before Camp: Planning & Preparing

On Camp: Activities, Reflections, and Advice

After Camp: Review

Preparing for Summer Camp: Jan/Feb

Preparing for Summer Camp: Mar/Apr

Preparing for Summer Camp: May/June

Gear Lists

Camp Patrol Roles and Rota

Camp Patrol Life Advice

Intercultural Advice

County Patrol Challenge Camp

The Phoenix Files 2016

Patrol Games

Patrol Review Game

Fire Safety Week Posters

Fire Safety: Escape Plan & Drills

Patrol & Troop Activities: 

Running a Patrol Leaders’ Council

Bivvy Shelter   Backwoods: Latvian Fire Log and Bucksaw

Earth Oven Life-raft Survival Dilemma

Ten Minute Tower  Ballista Friction Bridge  Monkey Bridge


Knot Board

Incident Trail


Mountain Biking  Compass Exercise Orienteering

Waymarked Trails

Photo Safari 

Night Hike & Navigation

Star Constellations

Leave No Trace Patrol Games

Rubbish Bag Challenge

Running a Scouts’ Own

Scouts’ Own Book

Pilgrim Paths

Camp Daily Reflections

Patrol Logs

Trek Cart


Patrol Scout Skills Countdown Challenge

Founder’s Day Activity

It’s Ok to Talk – Mental Health resource 

JOTI: Jamboree on the Internet

Scouting Online

Organising Ceremonies

Jamboree 2015: Origami Cranes  Jamboree 2015: Onigiri Rice Balls & Okonomiyaki Pancakes

Shinto Prayer Plaques

My World – Global Development Goals

Scout Olympics

Mock General Election


Special Interest Badges – Physical – Orienteering

Special Interest Badge – Skill – Guitar & Digital Photography

Section 3: Citizenship


Organising an Environmental Project

Rubbish Bag Challenge

Environmental Activity – Water

Leave No Trace – Travel on Durable Surfaces

Conservation in Ireland


Organising a Community Project

Peace Light (2015)

Darkness into Light

Section 4: Skills

Bivvy Shelter     Earth Oven

Map and Compass

Cook Book

Bronze Helmsman Badge

Silver Helmsman Badge

Skills Cards:

Camping: CookingFire LightingBurning Wood, Minimising the Effects of FiresMenu PlanningFood Storage,  Gutting a Fish, and Pitching a Lightweight Tent  and an Icelandic Tent

Using Hand AxeSawPen KnifeKnives, and Hand Axe Safety.

Making a Sketch MapLine Mapping, and Estimation

Patrol Campsite Designs: TableAltar FireDresserWashstand, Store AreaGatewayDining ShelterWoodpileChopping Area,& Waste Disposal

Patrol Camp: Building a Table & Seats

Pioneering: Knots,  Rope: Types & PartsTying Tripods & Quadpods, & Tripod & Quadpod Braces.

Backwoods: Water FilterWaterproof Match KitFire Starting Pods,  Feather Sticks Figure Four TrapFulcaht FiadhMound FireBackwoods Cooking RecipesSurvival NavigationSurvival Rule of ThreesDakota Fire Pit & Signal Mirror

Hillwalking: Route CardPacking a RucksackTrangia,and Pacing

Map and Compass: Map and Compass Exercises – Identifying Features on a Map, Map and Compass Exercises: Potato Contouring

Emergencies: First Aid KitRecovery PositionTreating a ConcussionTreating BleedingTreating BurnsTreating a FractureTreating SprainsTreating Breathing Difficulties & Building a Stretcher 

Water Skills: Assessing Wind SpeedAvoiding Obstacles (Daylight), & Whipping Rope

Orienteering: SymbolsContours, &  Map

Communications:  SemaphoreMorse Code & Ground-to-Air Emergency Signals

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