TPA Overview

Honeydew Scout Group Drakensberg Hike

The President’s Award consists of three levels — bronze, silver, and gold — with 4-5 requirements each. There are age restrictions per level as well as specific time frames. So once you’re registered, the clock is ticking! You must complete all the requirements within the registration period.

 

Bronze Silver

Gold

Minimum Age

14

15

16

Maximum Age

25

Registration Period (Continued from prior level)

6 months

Registration Period (Direct Enrolment)

12 months

18 months

Requirements
Service (period)

24h (3-6 months)

48h (6-12 months)

72h (12-18 months)

Skill (period)

1h/week

(3-6 months)

1h/week

(6-12 months)

1h/week

(12-18 months)

Physical Recreation (period)
Adventurous Journey*

24km, 2 days consecutive, 1 night

48km, 3 days consecutive, 2 nights

80km, 4 days consecutive, 3 nights

Residential Project

5 days service

Additional Requirements

Additional 3 months in Service, Physical Recreation or Skills.

For Direct Entry only: additional 6 months in Service, Physical Recreation or Skills.

The above is just a summary. Please visit https://presidentsaward.co.za/ for full details of the requirements.