Scout Library - available online

This is Scouting

This is Scouting!
A booklet for parents of new Cubs or Scouts, committee members and prospective adults leaders.

The Cub Trail

The Cub Trail
Handbook for Cubs: Membership, Caracal, Cheetah, Leopard, Lion, Leaping Wolf and Link level, and Cub Interest Badges.

The Scout Badge Book

Scout Badge Book
The Scout programme of Advancement Badges, Scoutcraft Badges, Interest Badges and Challenge Awards.

Rover Handbook

Rover Handbook
What is Rovering, and requirements for the B-P Award and Rover Proficiency awards.


Constitution and Organisational Rules
(Previously "Policy, Organisation and Rules")

Seamanship Manual

Seamanship Manual
Western Cape handbook for Sea Scouts

Patrol Leader's Notebook

The Patrol Leader's Notebook
All about the Patrol Leader's job.

Ideas from Scouters for Scouters (472Kb)
Weekly meeting programmes contributed by Scout leaders

That's an Idea
100 programme ideas for short activities at a weekly meeting

Extend your Scouting - Scouting for the Disabled
A guide for leaders on how to include disabled Cubs or Scouts in their group.

How to Write a Hiking Log
A guide to hike logbooks for First Class and Springbok hikes.

Of Bullets and Boys
by Jay Heale
The story of Mafikeng and its connection with the birth of Scouting

Be Prepared for Life

Be Prepared for Life
Six environmental action kits


Pro-Plan Charts
More than 60 charts of Scouting Skills

Cub and Scout forms
Application forms, badge position charts, record sheets and other documents.

Scout Library - available from your Scout Shop

The Scout Trail

The Scout Trail
Handbook for all Scouts: Troop Membership, Pathfinder, Adventurer, First Class, Explorer and Springbok level.
(not available online)

Troop Scouter's Handbook

Troop Scouter's Handbook
Handbook to guide Troop Scouters through the Scout Advancement Programme.
(not available online)

Food for Life
Booklets teaching Scouts how to to grow food for the family and benefit from the skills they have acquired.
(not available online)

Patrol Leader's Handbook

The Patrol Leader's Handbook
(not available online)

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