Qld Rovers

About Training
Training Courses


Scouts Australia delivers training on a wide range of topics to help our Rovers, Venturers and Leaders to deliver our programs safely and effectively. Our Adult Training & Development team works to make sure that training works for our members.

Where can I get Help?

As always, the first place to find help with anything Rover-related is your Crew Leader, Rover Advisor and Region Representative. They will either be able to answer your questions, or put you in touch with someone who can – the QBRC Training Officer or Scouts QLD Training Support Team.

You can also email the QBRC Training Officer at training@qldrovers.org.au.


Training Courses

Scouts Queensland runs numerous training courses across the year, to cover all various aspects of the scouting movement. Below you will find a list of courses offered by Scouts Queensland.

Not all courses are available in all locations, or run multiple times throughout the year. Consult the Scouts Queensland Training Calendar for more information, which can be downloaded here.


Basic Practical (Leadership training for a section)
Advanced Practical (Leadership training for a section)
Personal Leader Advisor
Training the Trainers
Working with Youth with Special Needs

Adventurous Activities

Basic Outdoor Skills (BOSC – Required to attend any Adventurous Activities Training)
Abseiling (Artificial and Natural)
Climbing (Artificial and Natural)
Cycle Tour
Mountain Biking
Sea Kayaking

First Aid

CPR – Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation
Provide First Aid
Provide First Aid in Remote Situations
Latest Training News

Financial Support

Interested in doing your Rover Training but can't afford it? Never fear, we have an offer for you! The QLD Branch Rover Council now provides a $50 Cash Back offer for all Rovers and RA's in QLD who attend Rover Leadership Training. This includes the Basic Practical...

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Regional Rover Training Subsidy

Travelling from more than 3hrs away, by Road, Train, or even Plane to get to a Basic Rovers or Advanced Rovers course? Then you’re eligible for $100 subsidy!

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