We provide fun, challenge and adventure to over 1150 young people in North Lancashire – #SkillsForLife
We provide fun, challenge and adventure to over 1150 young people in North Lancashire – #SkillsForLife

Training Booking

COVID-19

During this difficult time, we are unable to offer face-to-face training in either Lonsdale District, or West Lancs County.

Mandatory training can be updated by going to the following page:

Mandatory Safety Training
Mandatory Safeguarding Training

There is currently no way of doing the First Response Course online, so new dates for this will appear below soon.

GETTING STARTED AND TRUSTEE TRAINING

Getting Started training can be done by going to the following page:

https://www.scouts.org.uk/volunteers/learning-development-and-awards/getting-started-training/
Leaders and Assistant Leaders need to do Essential Information, Safety, Safeguarding, General Data Protection Regulations and Tools for the Role. If you are going to sit on the Group Executive you should also do the Trustee Introduction.

Getting Started for Exec members can now be done on the following page:

https://www.scouts.org.uk/volunteers/learning-development-and-awards/getting-started-training/
Executive Members need to do Essential Information, Safety, Safeguarding, General Data Protection Regulations and the Trustee Introduction.

All Appointments Training and The Programme and The People Course

All Appointments now consists of:

Delivering a Quality Programme (12A)
The Fundamentals of Scouting (05)
Scouting for all (07)
Administration (11)

The Programme and The People Course consists of:

Programme Planning (12B)
Running Safe Activities (17)
Practical Skills (18)
An Introduction to Residential Experiences (16)
International (19)
Supporting Young People (14)
Promoting Positive Behaviour (15)
Growing the section (13)
Working with Adults (09)
Skills of Leadership (08)

Each of these modules is a separate course, each run over a single session on Zoom.  Once you have completed the Zoom courses and any associated work your should contact the Local Training Manager to get validated.

Book online to take part in these courses at: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/o/west-lancs-scouts-14900745155

First Aid/First Response

The Scout Association has set up a Blended Learning system to allow leaders to undertake First Response Training.

Part 1 consists of a number of online training videos and assessments which can be found here:

https://hampshire-scouts.thinkific.com/courses/firstresponse

Part 2 consists of a session with the West Lancs First Aid Trainers via Zoom.  Please let us know when you have completed Part 1 and we will add you to the list for these sessions.

Part 3 is a short face-to-face assessment session for key practical skills.  It should last about 20 minutes and will take place once we are able to offer this.

Part 1 and Part 2 complete Module 10A, Part 3 completes Module 10B.

GDPR Training Course

Please follow the link below for the online training course for GDPR. When you have completed it please forward your certificate to training@lonsdalescouts.org.uk to have your training added to Compass.

Click to launch the GDPR Training Course.

Lonsdale Scouts