Patrol Leader

The Patrol Leader must be of First Class Rank and may be elected by the members of his patrol or selected by the Scoutmaster on the recommendation of the SPL

The Patrol Leader is responsible for:

  • meeting regularly with the SPL, ASPL and JASM regarding troop activities
  • planning and leading patrol activities
  • seeing that each scout in the patrol has a job to perform,
  • maintaining patrol discipline (for which he is accountable to the SPL),
  • supervising rank advancement of the scouts in his patrol,
  • communicating all information between the patrol and the troop’s leadership, and
  • conducting periodic uniform inspections for the members of his patrol.