Crew Quartermaster

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This article is about the Crew Quartermaster equipment management leadership position in a Venturing Crew.
For the equipment management leadership position for Boy Scout Troops and Varsity Scout Teams, see Quartermaster.
For the highest-level rank award in Sea Scouting, see the Quartermaster Award.
Serving as Crew Quartermaster can apply towards Positions of Responsibility requirementss for Star, Life, and Eagle.

Crew Quartermaster
Selected by:Crew President
Reports to:Crew President

The Crew Quartermaster is a special crew officer that keeps track of crew equipment and sees that it is in good working order. He/she issues equipment and makes sure it is returned in good condition.


Reports to


  • Keeps records on crew equipment.
  • Makes sure equipment is in good working condition.
  • Issues equipment and makes sure it is returned in good condition.
  • Makes suggestions for new or replacement items.
  • Works with the crew committee member responsible for equipment.
  • Sets a good example.
  • Wears the uniform appropriate to the Venturing crew.
  • Learns and lives by the Scout Oath and the Scout Law.
  • Approaches Venturing in the spirit of fun, and seeks to reflect this spirit in the individual mentoring of new Venturers.

As a special crew officer:

  • Fosters and develops an environment within the crew that has a true sense of community, that encourages growth and responsibility to one another.
  • Works in a spirit of partnership with the Crew Advisor.
  • Assists in developing a program of activities for the crew help carry them out.
  • Upholds the standards and policies of the chartered organization and the Boy Scouts of America.
  • Ensures that activities are conducted within BSA safety guidelines and requirements.
  • Cultivates the capacity to enjoy life - have fun and explore while leading.


The Crew Quartermaster is the equipment manager youth leader in its unit. Other equipment manager youth leaders are:

See also

Venturing portal


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