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Online Scout Manager

Online Scout Manager

Free OSM for all Sections in the County


Scouts Hereford and Worcester supports Sections and Groups in simplifying their administration. As such, we have now paid for Online Scout Manager (OSM) at Gold Level for all Units and Groups to use.

Accessing OSM

Please see the code below. This is to be inputted in your account settings.

If you do not have OSM please visit for information and to register your group and/or section(s) please visit:

You will be able to sign up for 6 months for free to the Silver level. At any point after signing up you can apply your discount code to receive Gold membership.

What details can County and Districts see in my OSM Account?

Districts and County cannot see any young person’s data on your OSM account unless they are specifically added as a leader to that Section or Group Account. However, Districts and County will be provided with a statistical dashboard ranging from the number of badges completed to number of events being run.


If your Group or District would like training on OSM, tutorials can be found within the online programme by clicking on “Help” in the top right hand corner.

Accessing your Package

1)    The Code is for all your Group’s Sections if you a leader enquiring about your own section please ensure you inform other leaders and your GSL of the code

2)    If you are an Explorer Unit it is for all units in your district

3)    Please use the code for all the sections or units in your group or district

4)    This code will auto renew each year until further notice, please apply now so you don’t forget!

If you have already paid for your OSM subscription the county or OSM is not offering a cash refund on the items you have already purchased. They will count against your next renewal. Please apply the code and it will auto-renew ready for when your current subscription expires.

Our County code is:


Note: This code is only to be used by Groups and Units within Scouts Hereford and Worcester – if you arent and you use it your accounts will be deleted without notice.

Nature and the outdoors are languages that can be learned. Once you identify a beech tree, tie a clove hitch or cook a simple meal over a fire that you’ve built yourself, you’ll never forget it.'
Bear Grylls, Chief Scout Bear Grylls