Please complete the Adult Information form found here:
And complete a DBS with Chris at email@example.com
Once your DBS and references have been received you will be invited to attend an Appointments Panel.
There are 3 more steps to a Full Appointment :
To support you in your first five months of volunteering with the Scouts we have a number of training modules for you to complete.
The modules that make up your getting started training are listed below:
(You can complete these in any order).
The following modules can be completed as independent learning and validated by successfully completing the online assessment at the end of the module.
The aim of this module is to provide all adults in Scouting with the essential information needed to get started in their role.
The aim of this module is to provide all adults in Scouting with an understanding of safety practice and responsibilities as a member of Scouts, to keep everyone safe.
The aim of this module is to provide all adults in Scouting with an understanding of safeguarding practice and responsibilities as a member of Scouts, to keep everyone safe.
The aim of this module is to provide all adults in Scouting with an understanding of what the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) means for them, their Scout Group, District and County and how to effectively align with it.
The aim of this module is to provide the Charity or managing Trustees with information on their legal responsibilities and current regulations. You only need to complete this module if you have a role as a trustee / Executive Committee member.
The aim of this module is to provide key information about the individual’s role, areas of responsibility and where they can find further information and support
Send the certificates to Susan.Evans@cardiffandvalescouts.org.uk
You then need to validate your learning:
The adult personal file contains further information and you will receive a hardcopy when you begin the next steps in your training:
Module 1 is page 26 and Module 4 is page 28 in this document:
We will also need to discuss the ‘check your knowledge’ sections of both Modules.
GDPR involves a chat around your understanding.
Attend a Validation Session
Once complete please book to attend a validation session at:
There are sessions run regularly in Tir a Môr District, so easiest to select one of those.
These should be completed within 5 months of attending Appointments Panel
You will be expected to complete Woodbadge training in the next few years.
For the Modules which overlap with Section Leaders, please see the Woodbadge page.
All other Modules are run by Scouts Cymru and you will be contacted by them once you have a full role.
There is extensive pre-learning which can be found here: