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Quality Programme checker

The Quality of Programme checker is a tool designed to help you to plan and review your programmes, and make sure that you are delivering quality Scouting to the young people that you work with. A quality Scouting programme should cover all of the areas identified by the tool.

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A quality programme definition has also been developed. A quality programme is challenging, relevant and rewarding for every young person. A further breakdown of the quality definition and what this means is below.

A Quality programme is challenging, relevant and rewarding for every young person.

What we mean by challenging
  • More opportunities for outdoor and adventurous activities in safe environments
  • Young people gaining confidence by participating in new or less familiar activities and stepping out of their comfort zones
  • All young people regardless of their abilities, can enjoy and achieve
What we mean by Relevant
  • Young people shape the programme based on what they want to learn and explore
  • Ensuring the needs of every young person are met
  • Responding to what young people are currently inquisitive about and reflecting this in the programme
What we mean by rewarding
  • Developing skills for life, including teamwork and leadership
  • Supporting young people with their progression through the sections
  • Young people are excited about Scouting, having fun and increasing in confidence