Young Leader Training Weekend

Between: 7th March 2020 - 8th March 2020 Location: Huish Woods Scout Campsite Sections: Explorer Scouts

Course Leader Elizabeth Henderson

The next Young Leader training weekend is 7-8 March 2020

The modules covered will include:

  • Module A Prepare for Take-off!
  • Module E Game On
  • Module F Making Scouting Accessible
  • Module J Communicate It !

The weekend will take place at Huish Woods Scout Campsite, West Hatch, Taunton, TA3 5RH. It is also fully catered (utensils not needed). The cost is £20, which can be paid on the weekend. Applications are welcome from all those taking part in the Young Leaders Scheme. The weekend is normally very popular, so early booking is recommended. The closing date for the March camp is Friday 22 February 2020. Booking is via the County website booking system. Having booked your place, you will need to confirm your attendance by downloading and submitting a completed Health & Consent form by email to the County Explorer Scout Administrator (Tracey Hyman):

Participants should arrive at 9am on the Saturday with an aim to start at 9.30am. We will finish at approx. 3.30pm on the Sunday. You will need to bring a tent, smart uniform top half (for Saturday evening only), warm casual clothes, warm sleeping kit, blanket, pillow, torch, indoor and outdoor clothing, and footwear. You may want to bring indoor footwear (ie crocs, slippers, trainers) as the floor in the Govett Hall can be cold.

Elizabeth Henderson
County Commissioner, Somerset Scouts

Please book online and then download, complete and return health & consent form by email to Tracey Hyman (

In Touch for YL Weekend – If you need to get in touch with us urgently during this weekend, please call-
Mob: 07973 241725
Huish Woods landline: 01823 480768


Put your phone down and what are you left with? Just teamwork, courage and the skills to succeed.’
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