Beaver Colony Scouters

For a Beaver Scout Leader or Assistant Beaver Scout Leader the next step in Training is the second module of Woodbadge Basic Training. This is a weekend course called "Scouting in Action (Beaver)"


This two-day weekend Course will help you to

 Plan interesting programmes

 Understand Badgework as a means of progressively training the Beavers

 Use games both for fun and as an educational method

 Tell stories and plan entertainments

 Understand the Child of Beaver Age

 Understand the use of records, plan and stage ceremonies and maintain proper uniform standards

 Identify methods of maintaining control and discipline in the Colony

 Undertake activities in the outdoors

 Arrange a smooth transfer for Beaver Scouts into the Cub Pack 

 Understand the current issues relating to children

 Use handcrafts in the Colony

Course Schedule:    

Scouting in Action

Date Final Date Course No. Venue
Status *
   6/7 Nov. 2004 21-Oct-04
Larch Hill


* Status is an indication of how bookings are going upto the FINAL DATE
* Status =
means bookings are being accepted
* Status =
means some bookings are still being accepted
* Status =
means no more bookings are being accepted
* Status =
No Go
means cancelled due to insufficient numbers





When you have attended this Course you go on to Woodbadge Advanced Training. This is in two Modules and you can select whichever you wish to do first. These modules are called "Programme Skills (Beaver)" and "You, the leader"


Beaver Programme Skills

This two-day weekend Course deals with practical aspects of the Programme, especially outdoor activities. You can choose workshops to meet your own needs. These may include Storytelling, Drama, Nature Study, Arts & Crafts, Map & Compass, Health and Hygiene, Songs and Good Turns.

Programme Skills

Date Final Date Course No. Venue
Status *
29/30 May  2004 13-May-04
Larch Hill

Assistant Regional Commissioners (Beaver) who are not also Beaver Colony Scouters:

You are very welcome to attend the Scouting in Action and Programme Skills Courses for this Section. They will be of great benefit to you in your work of supporting Beaver Colony Scouters.

Further details and availability:

National Headquarters 01-495 6300 (from Northern Ireland 003531-495 6300)

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