Crew Guide

  • Serves as an individual mentor for new Venturers, assisting in their understanding of the Venturing program and participation in crew activities.
  • Teaches the basic skills of the Venturing crew.
  • Counsels individuals Venturers on Venturing challenges.
  • Sets a good example.
  • Wears the uniform appropriate to the Venturing crew.
  • Learns and lives by the Scout Oath and the Scout Law.
  • Approaches Venturing in the spirit of fun, and seeks to reflect this spirit in the individual mentoring of new Venturers.

As a special crew officer:

  • Fosters and develops an environment within the crew that has a true sense of community, that encourages growth and responsibility to one another.
  • Works in a spirit of partnership with the Crew Advisor.
  • Assists in developing a program of activities for the crew help carry them out.
  • Upholds the standards and policies of the chartered organization and the Boy Scouts of America.
  • Ensures that activities are conducted within BSA safety guidelines and requirements.
  • Cultivates the capacity to enjoy life - have fun and explore while leading.