External Training Courses

Opportunities to develop your skills as a Leader

Whilst the majority of leader training is carried out in-house, some external training events can help develop your skills as a leader, in order for you to help our members live life to the full.

Below are some suggestions for external training opportunities. If you have attended an external training course that you have found beneficial, please contact us with the details and we can add them to the list below.

Air Rifle Tutoring

Youth Proficiency Scheme Tutor’s Diploma – Certified by the National Small-bore Rifle Association

First Aid Training

Emergency First Aid at Work (1 day) – British Red Cross
Emergency First Aid at Work (1 day) – St John Ambulance
First Aid at Work (3 days) – British Red Cross
First Aid at Work (3 days) – St John Ambulance
First Aid at Work Requalification (2 Days) – British Red Cross
First Aid at Work Requalification (2 Days) – St John Ambulance
Paediatric First Aid (2 days) – British Red Cross

Emergency First Aid can also be delivered by Melvyn French (Brigade Training Officer – West Kent Battalion). Please contact him on 07531 116 938 or email melvynfrench7@gmail.com for more information.

Food Hygiene

Level 2 Food Safety & Hygiene for Catering – Virtual College (City & Guilds Accredited)

Food Hygiene can also be delivered by Melvyn French (Brigade Training Officer – West Kent Battalion). Please contact him on 07531 116 938 or email melvynfrench7@gmail.com for more information.

Risk Assessments

Risk Assessment in the Workplace – Virtual College (CPD Certified)

Safeguarding

ADHD Awareness – CPD Online (CPD Certified)
An Introduction to the Autism Spectrum – Virtual College (CPD Certified)
Children’s Mental Health – CPD Online (CPD Certified)
Child Neglect Awareness – CPD Online (CPD Certified)
Child PovertyVirtual College (CPD Certified)
Harmful Sexual Behaviour in Schools Training – NSPCC (CPD Certified)
Introduction to Safeguarding & Child Protection Training – NSPCC (CPD Certified)
LGBTQ AwarenessVirtual College (CPD Certified)
Managing Behaviour that Challenges – CPD Online (CPD Certified)
Online Safety TrainingNSPCC (CPD Certified)
Safeguarding Children Level 2 E-magination (CPD Certified)
Safeguarding Children Level 2 Refresher TrainingVirtual College (CPD Certified)

Safeguarding Children Level 3E-magination (CPD Certified)
Safeguarding Children Level 3 Refresher TrainingVirtual College (CPD Certified)d
Supporting Teenagers & Young PeopleVirtual College (CPD Certified)
Trustee Safeguarding TrainingNSPCC (CPD Certified)
Understanding Bullying – CPD Online (CPD Certified)

Please note that we take no responsibility for the quality of the training provided by external providers and would suggest that you research the providers and ensure they match your needs before booking yourself onto a course.