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Skills for Residential Experiences – Greenfield Camping

09/06/2018 @ 9:00 am - 10/06/2018 @ 3:00 pm

Skills for Residential Experiences (Module 38) – To provide adults with the appropriate skills to plan and run successful residential experiences for the young people in their section

The weekend will cover the requirements of module 38 focusing on the specific skills required for Greenfield camping.
There are 24 places available which are expected to go very quickly.  Topics covered will include;
  • The planning process – youth training badges, activities, games, budgeting, flexibility …
  • Elements of effective administration – site, food, transport, record keeping …
  • Choosing and preparing a team – supervising/running activities, first aid, cooking …
  • Choosing, using and maintaining the right equipment – tents, burners, lighting …
  • Practical skills – knots, tent pitching, pioneering, knife -saw-axe, cooking, campfires …
  • Health, happiness and safety issues – emergency/accident procedures, risk assessments, safeguarding …
  • Catering requirements – dietary, allergies, cultural, storage of food, budgeting, water …
  • Evaluating venues – type of event, time of year, ages involved, facilities at venue …

Dress code; Any weather appropriate clothing for activities

Refreshments: food will be provided so please advise the organisers of any special dietary needs.


09/06/2018 @ 9:00 am
10/06/2018 @ 3:00 pm
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Colgate Campsite
Tower Hill
Colgate, West Sussex RH12 4SD GB


SEAT Scout Active Support Unit