Scout & Explorer Scout Leader Training

This is designed as a course for Leaders in the Scout & Explorer Scout Sections requiring training toward gaining the Wood Badge, and Section Assistants and Adult Helpers requiring the skills to assist the Section Leader.

The course runs as four separate days but clustered across two weekends. It is possible to select specific days to suit availability. The majority of core modules are covered across the four days.

This learning is also suitable for those Leaders seeking re-training of selected modules following change of Scouting Appointment.

This is Day 1 of 4 covers the following modules:
Module 5: The Fundamentals of Scouting
Module 8: Skills of Leadership
Module 9: Working with Adults

Day 2 of 4 covers the following modules:
Module 12a: Delivering a Quality Programme
Module 12b: Programme Planning
Module 18: Practical Skills
Module 19: International

Day 3 of 4 covers the following modules:
Module 7: Scouting for All
Module 14: Supporting Young People
Module 15: Promoting Positive Behaviour

Day 4 of 4 covers the following modules:
Module 13: Growing the Section
Module 11: Administration
Module 17: Running Safe Activities

Next Dates:

  • Day 1 – 14th September 2019, 1st February 2020, 26th September 2020
  • Day 2 – 15th September 2019, 2nd February 2020, 27th September 2020
  • Day 3 – 12th October 2019, 29th February 2020, 31st October 2020
  • Day 4 – 13th October 2019, 1st March 2020, 1st November 2020

Course Tutors

To be Confirmed

Put your phone down and what are you left with? Just teamwork, courage and the skills to succeed.’
Bear Grylls, Chief Scout Bear Grylls