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Youth in Adventure

Youth in Adventure

Gaining an adventurous activity permit is an excellent way to gain leadership experience and build on the knowledge that you will have gained throughout your Scouting journey.

The following resources will hopefully guide you through the stages of gaining an adventurous activity permit and equip you with skills and knowledge to locally approach your county assessors to get onto the path of gaining an adventurous activity permit.

Infographic - This infographic details the 4 stages to gaining an adventurous activity permit.

Animation  - This digital animation brings the infographic to life and shows how a young person can access the adventurous activity permit scheme

Lead the Adventure Flyer - This flyer can be printed and distributed to young people to detail the steps they can take to gain more experience and access more information.

There are a number of funding and grant options to get you onto the path of leading activities. For more information on the following, please visit the web links below:
Funding scouts.org.uk/permitfunding
DofE scouts.org.uk/dofe
Permit Scheme scouts.org.uk/a-z


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