We’ve got lots of training opportunities available for you
Find all the information here in one place about future training sessions. Just click on the information to go to the Event on our Calendar.
Please check the bottom of the page for information about the new Safe Space training and Programme.
You can find a PDF version of our full 2018 training calendar here.
Upcoming training sessions
A Safe Space
Combined level 1 and 2
June – 6.30pm – 9.30pm – Cluster Event (further information to follow)
October – 1.30pm – 4.30pm – St Micheal’s, Yardley (further information to follow)
You must have previously attended Safe Space training (a three hour session after January 2015) or completed level 1 and 2 online and a worksheet before attending this training.
First Response (Full 6 Hour)
First Response (Refresher)
5 September 2018 – 7pm – 8.30pm – Trefoil House (All sections)
6 November 2018 – 7pm – 9pm – Trefoil House (All sections)
PGL Activity Weekends
Information about training
The new Safe Space training
Girlguiding have introduced compulsory Safe Space training for all volunteers. This needs to be renewed every three years. Different roles have different requirements:
Level 1 and 2 is required for unit helpers, assistant leaders, leaders in training (with or completing modules 1-3 of the Leadership qualification), young leaders (those 14 years and over completing the Young Leader qualification)
Level 1, 2 and 3 is required for leaders (those completing or those who have completed and are using Module four of the Leadership qualification to fulfil the role of leader), mentor, adviser, coordinator, leader fulfilling the role of licence holder on a residential (including those working towards the Girlguiding going away with qualification).
New programme training
You can find some information about the changes to the programme on the Girlguiding website: