Section Leaders

Section leader wood badge training is agreed with the training advisor as part of Module 2 and typically contains the modules shown below. Expand each module to see more information or dates for County courses; if no dates is shown please contact your training advisor or your Districts Local Training Manager.

Printable Diary of training dates can be found here.

Getting Started

1 Essential Information

To provide all adults in Scouting with the essential information needed to get started in their role.

Supporting Resources e-Learning and notes
Local Courses There are no upcoming events at this time.

2 Personal Learning Plan

3 Tools for the Role (Section Leaders)

Training for All Appointments

12(A) Delivering a Quality Programme

To provide leaders, managers and supporters with information about how we deliver quality Scouting to young people, and how we ensure it meets their needs.

Supporting Resources e-Learning and notes
Local Courses OCT06 Delivering a Quality Programme (Module 12A) October 6 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm View More…

5 The Fundamentals of Scouting

7 Scouting for All

11 Administration

10 First Aid

6 Changes in Scouting

The Programme

12(B) Programme Planning

To provide section leaders with an opportunity to plan and review a sectional programme including the use of a variety of methods to generate programme ideas.

Supporting Resources e-Learning and notes
Local Courses OCT06 Programme Planning (Module 12B) October 6 @ 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm View More…

17 Running Safe Activities

18 Practical Skills

16 Introduction to Residential Experiences

19 International

The People

14 Supporting Young People

To enable adults working with young people to understand and meet their needs.

Supporting Resources e-Learning and notes
Local Courses SEP28 Promoting Positive Behaviour and Special Needs Workshop September 28 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm NOV17 Promoting Positive Behaviour and Special Needs Workshop November 17 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm View More…

15 Promoting Positive Behaviour

13 Growing the Section

9 Working with Adults

8 Skills of Leadership