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Green Young Leader

Learn how to run the Green Champion programme in your section with Scouts

Are you an existing Explorer Scout Young Leader?

Learn how to run the Green Champion programme with the section you support.

This opportunity is provided by Scouts.

How to apply

Essentials

  • Type: Two-night course
  • Dates: Various - see details
  • Locations: Various - see details
  • Cost: Free (fully funded)
  • Suitable for: Individuals aged 14 - 18 years

About this opportunity

This fully funded two-night training course will teach you how to run the Green Champion programme with the section you support.

You will learn our Scout Adventure Ninja Instructor skills. Plus how to utilise all of our resources and deliver the Green Champion programme within your own community and tailoring it to their needs.

Need to know

How it works

After the course you, will be fully equipped to run the Green Champion programme within your section.

Learning outcomes

You will have the opportunity to:

  • meet and connect with other Explorer Scout Young Leader’s from across England
  • inspire a generation
  • gain exciting session plans and long-term projects for within your section

What to bring

This will be a fun-packed weekend, with some inside learning to start with, but the majority of the weekend will be spent outside learning key skills on how to deliver our Green Champion as well as sampling a few of the activities.

You will need to bring practical outdoor clothing, while all session resources will be supplied. Please speak to the individual centre for further details.

Catering is provided (three meals per day), starting with breakfast on the first full day and finishing with lunch on the day of departure. We are able to cater for most dietary requirements, so please do let us know.

Dates and locations

Scout Adventures Gilwell Park

Bury Road, London, E4 7QW

  • 5th - 7th November 2021
  • 21st - 23rd January 2022

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Scout Adventures Great Tower

Birks Road, Cumbria, LA23 3PQ

  • 24th - 26th September 2021

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Scout Adventures Youlbury

Boars Hill, Oxford, OX1 5HD

  • 22nd - 24th October 2021
  • 26th - 28th November 2021

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How to apply

Applications are open for the Green Young Leader course. Email the Scouts team directly to apply.

Apply online

Request a closed course for your unit

If you have a large Explorer Scout Young Unit then we can run the scheme within your district. Why not ask for us to run a closed course for you specifically, where we can ensure that the programme is fully tailored to your needs and community?

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Scouts is delivering this opportunity as part of Generation Green.

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