Young Leader Training Weekend

Between: 31st January 2020 - 2nd February 2020 Location: Huish Woods Scout Campsite Sections: Explorer Scouts

The next Young Leader training weekend is 1st – 2nd Feb 2020.

The format of the weekend will be similar to previous weekends. The modules covered will include

  • Module C – That’s the way to do it!
  • Module I – What did they say?
  • Module K – First Aid

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. 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 February camp is 31st December 2019. Booking is preferred by email.  The health/consent form is in Word format so that it can be typed into.  Payment can be made on arrival at camp. Please email the County Explorer Scout Administrator (Tracey Hyman) with heath/consent form and enquiries:

Participants should arrive at 9am on the Saturday with an aim to start at 9.30am. We will finish at 4.30pm on the Sunday. You will need to bring 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 download, complete and return health & consent form by email to Tracey Hyman ( 



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