West Wirral Training Programme
The Young Leader Training can be completed over 4 years, with all the modules running every year, they can choose when is best for them to take part so it does not clash with their studies.
Young Leader Training West Wirral 2020
Mon 13th January – Mod A & Missions – 1st Frankby Greasby
Tues 11th Feb – Mod B – 2nd Greasby
Wed 18th March – Mods C & I – 1st West Kirby
Thurs 16th April – Mods D & F – 1st Thurstaston
Mon 11th May – Mod A & Missions– St Andrew’s
Tues 8th Sept – Mod A & Missions – 3rd Heswall
Tues 13th Oct – Mod E & J – 7th Moreton
Thurs 12th Nov – Mods G & H – Hilbre
Most sessions are 1.5 hrs from 7.30 pm to 9 pm apart from Module A which is 2 hrs from 7 pm to 9 pm.
Module A – Prepare for take-off (essentials and expectations) compulsory module for all YL’s within 3 months of taking the position – Key information including Safeguarding and child protection
Module B – Taking the Lead – Exploring different leadership styles
Module C – That’s the way to do it – How to demonstrate, teach and pass on your skills
Module D – Understanding behaviour – Learn how to manage young people’s different behaviours
Module E – Game On – Exploring different sorts of games and when to use them effectively
Module F – Making Scouting accessible and inclusive – Looking at inclusivity and working with members who may have additional needs
Module G – What is a high quality programme? incorporating badges and awards – How to plan and run successful balanced programmes for your section
Module H – Programme planning
Module I – What did they say? – Communication skills
Module J – Communicate it!
Module K – First Aid
Mission One – Game
Plan and run a minimum of three games with the section you are volunteering with. At least one game should take place indoors and one outdoors.
Mission Two – Activity
Plan and run an activity (not a game) with the section you are volunteering with.
Mission Three – Programme planning
Take the section’s programme ideas to a programme planning meeting.
Mission Four – Delivery
Take responsibility for organising and running part of the section programme.