Venture Scouts

A youth, once a registered member, who meets the qualifications may be accepted into a Venturer company.

Ages:   14 - 17 years old

Unit name:   Company

 Meetings:  Approximately 2 hours weekly

 

– Program

To meet the Mission and Principles of Peace Scouts Force in the Venturer program, the

following goals guide activities that encourage Venturers to:

(i)  show adherence to spiritual principles, loyalty to the religion that expresses them and acceptance of the resulting duties;

(ii)  fulfill the requirements and responsibilities of good citizenship;

(iii)  become aware of, and respond to, local, national and international community needs, as well as the natural and cultural environment;

(iv)  provide leadership and work co-operatively in adult-like situations;

(v)  participate in a variety of social and cultural activities;

(vi) demonstrate respect for the natural world while participating in challenging

physical and outdoor activities;

 (vii)  explore vocational opportunities and develop personal interests; and

(viii) develop and use communication, problem-solving and decision-making skills; 

through a system of progressive self-educating practices and activities.

 

– Self-directed Activities 

Indoor and outdoor activities, badges and awards, hiking, canoeing, camping, and

special interests.

 

– Promise 

On my honour, I promise that I will do my best, to do my duty to God, to help other people at all times, and to carry out the spirit of the Scout Law.

 

– Motto 

Challenge