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Volunteering at Scouts is changing to help us reach more young people

Volunteering is changing to help us reach more young people

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Training Managers

Resources for Supporting Training Advisers

The resources below have been designed for Training Managers who wish to run support, guidance and update events for their Training Advisers. They can be used if you need some help with content for your TA event, want to get feedback from your TAs on certain things or want to give your TAs an opportunity to meet up and network with each other.

Recruiting Training Advisers

The role of Training Adviser is enjoyed by many different kinds of people, for many different reasons. A research project in 2007 revealed the following top five reasons that volunteers enjoyed being a Training Adviser. These can be helpful to promote to attract volunteers to take on the role.

Read the tips on recruiting

Regional Skills Courses

There are three skills courses as part of the Leadership and Management Training. 

Visit the skills course page for more information

Independent Learning Workbooks

Workbooks may be used to support individuals where, for accessibility reasons, they cannot complete training independently using the eLearning or complete the eLearning with someone, such as a line manager, Training Adviser, Local/County/Area/Region (Scotland) Training Manager.
Discover the workbooks

Webinar for Training Advisers for Managers and Supporters

To watch in full screen, double click the video



Changes to the e-learning platform

Due to some changes that were needed to the current e-learning platform, it's currently not possible to put names or dates on some e-learning certificates. This is a temporary issue, whilst we're preparing to launch the new learning system.

Read more about the temporary changes to our e-learning platform and certificates.