Resources to support adult training modules
You’ll find links and resources here to back up the training you’ve completed as an adult volunteer in Scouting.
General resources you may be referred to in a training course:
Adults Personal File for Section Leader (2020 version)
Hereford and Worcester County website (you’re on it!)
Scouting for All (7)
The Scouts Equal Opportunities Policy
Scouting History – when did Scouting admit girls?
Learning about intersectionality
Transgender and Gender Identity https://www.scouts.org.uk/volunteers/inclusion-and-diversity/including-everyone/lgbtplus/transgender-and-gender-identity/
This page on The Scouts website has all sorts of information to help you with administration.
Unity Insurance Services (Scouts Insurance Services)https://www.unityinsuranceservices.co.uk/scout-insurance
The learning for Module 11 can be completed by workbook, which is available here.
Delivering a Quality Programme (12A)
Module 12B – Programme Planning
Module 13 – Growing the Section
Opportunities to Grow
All the information on Scouts.org about growth, recruitment and retention
Recruitment and Retention of Adults
Lots of excellent resources and guidance on recruiting and retaining adults
Some great information on recruiting parent helpers to leaders – even during the pandemic!
The Review Process
Recruitment and Retention of Young People
Module 14 – Supporting Young People
My Body, My Choice – resource for Explorer Scouts and Leaders
Stay Safe leaflets for each Section – no longer available as a printed leaflet but still able to be downloaded from “How can I best communicate…” on this page.
The learning for this module can also be done by completing this workbook.
Module 15 – Promoting Positive Behaviour
Module 16 – Introduction to Residential Experiences
Module 17 – Running Safe Activities
Scouts InTouch procedure information
Information and Guidance on Adult Groups in Adventurous Activities in Scouting
Scout Practical Tips on Safety
Hillwalking Terrains – Rule 9.12.7
Classification of Waters – Rule 9.13.3
Cycling Environments – Rule 9.12.4 and https://www.scouts.org.uk/volunteers/running-your-section/programme-guidance/general-activity-guidance/off-road-cycling/cycling/
Incidents and Illness – what to do in case of an accident, first aid and reporting https://www.scouts.org.uk/volunteers/staying-safe-and-safeguarding/incidents-and-illness/
Scout Activity Finder – (each activity entry includes safety hints, any relevant activity rules, whether a permit is required etc)
Module 19 – International
Section of the Scouts website all about global and international Scouting.
Links to Global Issues badge resource packs and International Badge resource packs for each section.
Module 25 – Assessing Learning
Appointments Table 2 – where you find out the minimum training requirements for a role
The role description for a Nights Away Adviser can be found here.
The role description for an Activity Assessor can be found here under County Assessor
Module 36 – Making Reasonable Adjustments
Look at this part of the website for lots more information.