Beyond the syllabus
Aside from the main aspects of the Achievement Pathways, which include the Program Essentials, Outdoor Adventure Skills, Special Interest Skills and peak awards, there are some other achievements that Scouts may choose to explore during their Scouting journey.
Better World Framework
The World Organisation of the Scout Movement offers a number of programs with which Scouts can engage. These programs aim to serve as a call to action, encouraging Scouts to become active global citizens. By working through the Better World Framework, Scouts can think about and take action on the 17 Sustainable Development Goals that the United Nations set out in 2015. Some key award opportunities available to Scouts through the Better World Framework include: