Mandatory Training

Safeguarding

Note: This module is ongoing mandatory learning

This safety training is designed to help you stay up-to-date on safety practice and your responsibilities as a member of Scouts.

Needs to be completed every 3 years.

Safeguarding Training

Note: This module is ongoing mandatory learning

This safeguarding training is designed to help you stay up-to-date on safeguarding practice and your responsibilities as a member of Scouts.

Needs to be completed every 3 years.

First Response

This module aims to cover the skills and knowledge necessary to enable adults to manage an incident and provide basic first aid.

Topics covered:

  • The principles of first aid and initial response (arriving at and managing an incident)
  • Emergency life support (DRABC, and the recovery position)
  • CPR, including technique for children
  • Shock
  • Bleeding (major and minor)
  • Causes and treatment of unconsciousness
  • Choking
  • Heat exhaustion, heat-stroke, dehydration and hypothermia
  • Burns and scalds
  • Fractures and soft tissue injuries
  • Minor injuries (for example, cuts, grazes and nosebleeds)
  • Meningitis

Needs to be completed every 3 years.