Links to training modules

Links to all the training can be found on the web site training page.

Links to the modules are detailed here. Those that can be done online have a link shown. As well as the link, there is usually supporting documentation / information on the web page for that module.

For those that require a course, the link will take you to the District Diary which shows courses available together with a booking link. Due to covid-19 restrictions there are no face to face courses running at the moment

Getting started – full details here

The following modules need to be completed as you join Scouting:

Essential Information – Module 1 –Link

Safety  – Link

Safeguarding –  Link

GDPR – Link

Trustee Induction (if you are an Executive Committee Member) – Link

Module 3 Tools for the Role (Section Leaders) – Link


Module 4 Tools for the Role (Managers and Supporters) – Link


Section Leaders and Assistant Section Leaders for all sections – Beavers, Cubs, Scouts and Explorers

A Personal Learning Plan will be completed by your GSL / Training Adviser to cover the modules below to achieve your Wood Badge within a 3 year period from your appointment

Module 5 The Fundamentals of Scouting – Link

Module 7 Scouting for All – There are currently no online learning resources for this module, so please contact your training manager for training options.

Module 8 Skills of Leadership – Course

Module 9 Working with Adults – Course

Module 10 First Aid – Course

Module 11 Administration – Link

Module 12A Delivering a Quality Programme – Link

Module 12B Programme Planning – Course

Module 13 Growing the Section – Link

Module 14 Supporting Young People – Link

Module 15 Promoting Positive Behaviour – Link

Module 16 An Introduction to Residential Experiences – Course

Module 17 Running Safe Activities – Link

Module 18 Practical Skills – Course

Module 19 International – Course

Module 38 Skills for Residential Experiences – Course



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