Guidelines

Congratulations on starting your Award journey! This section of our website contains further information for current participants who are registered and ready to begin their activities or are already working towards their Award. 

If you have not already registered for The Award, you may do so by contacting your Division office for your Province or Territory.

Your Record Book (or Online Record Book, in select Divisions) is your primary guide to completing your Award. Click on the links below to download or view online some of the general guidelines, including time requirements, and requirements for each of the Award sections. 

Award Structure and Time Requirements: This will tell you everything you need to know about how long it takes to complete The Award at each level, age requirements, and the purpose of each section.  

Instruction and Assessment: This will give you more information on the role of the assessor in helping complete your Award activities.

Section Requirements: This is your guide to everything you need to know about each section you must complete for The Award - Service, Skills, Physical Recreation, Adventurous Journey, and Residential Project activities.

Time Management:  This section will help with managing your time and recording your activities in your record book which are essential are key steps in ensuring you have completed all requirements for your Award level

Wilderness Code of Behaviour: This guide is an important resource for your Adventurous Journey.