Assistant Senior Patrol Leader

The Assistant Senior Patrol Leader must hold at least the rank of First Class. The ASPL is nominated by the SPL and approved by the Scoutmaster

The Assistant Senior Patrol Leader is responsible for: 

  • meeting regularly with the Scoutmaster and the SPL,
  • acting as the SPL in his absence, 
  • carrying out the instructions of the SPL,
  • acting as the “Sergeant-at-Arms” to help maintain order at troop meetings, and 
  • assisting scouts in the troop to advance in rank.