Module 1

Essential Information is a mandatory module for nearly all adults in Scouting.  It provides the basic information required for individuals getting started in adult roles in Scouting, vital to ensuring that all young people can enjoy safe Scouting.

Topics covered:

  • The Fundamentals of Scouting
  • Structure and support 
  • Safety in Scouting
  • Safeguarding- child protection
  • Safeguarding- anti-bullying

Course, small group or one-to-one Module 1 is available to be completed as a course, in a small group or one to one. Please contact your local training team or speak to your Training Adviser for more information, including dates of local courses.

E-learning Module 1 is available as e-learning. But will need to be validated with a Training Advisor to be marked as complete

Online Learning

Complete the following online learning and send a screenshot to training@swscouts.org.uk

Complete online training

Openings for Adult Volunteers

Spare an hr or more a month. Have a willingness to share and encourage others to reach their full potential.

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