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Nights Away

Module 16 – Introduction to Residential Experiences
This 2 1/2  hour workshop covers the requirements for adults who need  this Module as part of their Wood Badge.
Next Sessions:
Module 16 – Introduction to Nights Away – tba – Zoom

Module 38 – Skills for Residential Experiences

This course delivers the skills needed to apply for a Nights Away Permit.  It is also suitable for adults who wish to support Nights Away events.
The course consists of a series of online sessions leading to one practical residential weekend course. Important: All the online sessions must be attended before attending one of the residential weekends.

Module 38 – Residential Weekends (you only need to complete one of these):

There will be several dates available for the online sessions.
The online sessions are as follows (you will need to attend each of these before attending one of the residential weekends):

  • Introduction to Module 38
  • Choosing a venue & planning a layout
  • Programme Planning
  • Catering
  • Choosing & Maintaining Equipment
  • Staffing
  • Wellbeing, Health & Safety
  • Admin & Finance
  • Planning the Residential Training weekend
  • Module 38 Zoom sessions – dates to be published very soon.

Important  note – Nights Away Permits are awarded following successful Assessment.  Assessments are conducted separately from this learning and you will not gain a permit for attending this course.

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