Explorer Scout Young Leader Training Weekend – March 2024

Between: 16th March 2024 - 17th March 2024 Location: HUISH WOODS SCOUT CAMPSITE, WEST HATCH, TAUNTON

Somerset County Programme Team are offering a weekend of Explorer Scout Young Leader training on the 16th & 17th March 2024.

Arrival (Saturday 16th) at 09:00 in uniform please   Finish (Sunday 17th) around 16:00

The cost for the weekend is £20 per attendee and this includes all meals. You will need to supply and pitch your own tent(s) as accommodation for this weekend is outdoors.

The following Young Leaders Modules will be delivered

MODULE D  –  Understanding Behaviour

MODULE E  –  Game On !

MODULE G  –  What is a high quality programme

MODULE H –   Programme planning

The training is across the whole weekend, it is not practical to “dip in / dip out” for individual modules.

Places, however, are only secured upon receipt of a fully completed Consent & Health Form together with payment of the fee for the weekend, see below

PLEASE DO NOT SEND A COMPLETED HEALTH FORM OR PAYMENT BEFORE YOU HAVE SECURED A PLACE AS THIS IS NOT A WAY TO “PRE-BOOK” AND YOUR SUBMISSION WILL BE IGNORED.

PLACES MUST BE INDIVIDUALLY RESERVED, IT IS NOT PERMISSIBLE TO “BLOCK BOOK” PLACES. 

Places will be held for FIVE DAYS  after reservation, to allow for receipt of both completed Consent & Health Form and full payment after which it will be released for other prospective attendees.

Payment and completed Consent & Health Forms should be sent to

Tricia Sedgbeer – either by post to 2 Crown Lane Creech Heathfield, TAUNTON, TA3 5EU or e-mail to dccprogramme@somersetscouts.org.uk

Cheques should be made payable to Somerset County Scout Council or by “Faster Payment” (BACS), this can be done using the following banking details.

Account Name: Somerset County Scout Council
Sort Code: 30-98-45
Account Number: 69926560
Reference: ESYL and applicants name. This is important to identify individual payments.

Places are limited to 30. Once the weekend is “full” you will be able to leave your details to be added to a reserve list and be contacted should a place be available. The reserve list will be contacted in chronological order.

Any questions, please do not hesitate to contact me at the following e-mail address  (dccprogramme@somersetscouts.org.uk.) 

Tricia Sedgbeer
Deputy County Commissioner (Programme) & Event Leader

HUISH WOODS SCOUT CAMPSITE, WEST HATCH, TAUNTON

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Between: 16th March 2024 - 17th March 2024 Location: HUISH WOODS SCOUT CAMPSITE, WEST HATCH, TAUNTON
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