Adventurous activities

We’re known for our love of adventure, which is why the ideal Scout programme includes a healthy dose of thrill seeking, whether you’re outside or in.

Approving Activities in Blacktoft Beacon

POR (rule 9.1b) states that “the District Commissioner is responsible for approving all activities for Beaver Scouts, Cub Scouts, Scouts and Explorer Scouts. This will usually be by means of an informal system agreed between the District Commissioner and each Group Scout Leader or District Explorer Scout Commissioner”.

This document shows the process and the delegated responsibilities for authorising activities under POR Rule 9.1b in Blacktoft Beacon District.

Useful documents and tools

Find full details on InTouch, the system used to manage communications at all events and activities within Scouting. This includes a step-by-step approach guiding you through the process of setting up an InTouch system as well further guidance on areas and issues to look at within this and suggestions on how these can be managed.

Editable parental consent form for use with non-residential events.

Download, complete and send to DC to apply for an Activity Permit.

Emergency procedures

The Purple card provides support for safe Scouting and guidance in the procedures for dealing with an emergency.

Nights away

Planning a nights away experience? Don’t forget to submit a notification for approval seven days before the event takes place..

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