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Delivering your programme

Delivering your programme

Delivering a fun, engaging and challenging programme – where risk is effectively managed – can seem like a lot of boxes to tick! We’ve broken it down for you, providing lots of guidance and sources for support, for your programme needs.

Programme guidance

There are a number of resources available, and sources of support, to help you plan and deliver your programme. Including the Activity Permit Scheme, General Activity Guidance and the DofE programme.

Explore the programme guidance >

Record and account keeping are an important part of Scouting, and help ensure the safe and effective running of any section, Group, District or County. Being organised in your record keeping will help save time and effort in the long-term.

All you need to know about admin >
Nights away and camping

Nights away or residential events, whether camping, hostelling, sleepovers or bivouacs, form an integral part of scouting, and are something that every young person should have the opportunity to take part in.

Discover more about nights away >
Staying safe and safeguarding

Doing things safely is fundamental to everything we do in Scouting.

Learn how to look after each other >
Youth shaped

The more young people are involved in shaping their Scout experiences the more they'll get out of it, and the more likely they are to stay, do well and achieve their top awards. 

Make sure Scouting is shaped by Scouts >
International Scouts and events

Whether you’re swotting up on global issues or boarding the plane for an exciting expedition, it’s time to connect with the big, wide world.

Find out more about events >
Guidelines for Locally Organised National Events (LONE)

Designed to provide better insight into all future LONE events, ensuring all are planned, managed and delivered appropriately.

See the LONE guidelines >
Community impact

Empower more young people to take a stand. To raise their voices and stand tall, closing the gaps between people and generations.

Bring communities together by helping others >