Nights Away

The nights away permit scheme is an internal assessment scheme designed to ensure that all those leading nights away events for young people within Scouting have the skills, experience and personal suitability to do so.

Support Training

Section 16: Introduction to Residential Experiences

To enable section leaders and supporters who may support residential experiences for young people, to understand the purpose that residential experiences play in Scouting.

Supporting Resources:
E-Learning and notes

There are no upcoming events at this time.


Section 38: Skills For Residential Experiences

To enable adults to acquire the appropriate skills to plan and run successful residential experiences for the young people in their section.

Supporting Resources:
E-Learning and notes


Night Away Permit Advisor’s

There are two key functions of the NAA; promoting nights away events, and assessing applicants for Nights Away Permits.