Calendar

See calendar below for dates of Leeds County training courses, events and meetings.

For full information about training bookings, please go to the training and skills section.

May
2
Sat
Activities and Adventures – have your say @ The Trefoil Centre
May 2 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

We would like to invite you to come along and Have Your say about the Activities and Adventures you would like to see run by Leeds County.

If you are unable to come along to either meeting or have any suggestions, please email them to adventure@girlguidingleeds.org.uk

May
4
Mon
Volunteer Induction – part 1 @ The Trefoil Centre
May 4 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm

COURSE CODE: 16VI

The induction sessions are suitable for all new volunteers (unit helpers, leaders, or those transferring in to other roles) within Girlguiding Leeds.

The purpose of our Volunteer Induction is to:

  • Welcome and offer support.
  • Ensure new members understand how they fit in and what is required of them.
  • Emphasise the culture and the values of guiding.
  • Discuss the structure of Guiding, the policies and procedures/practices that are in place both nationally and at a local level.
  • Clarify the requirements, duties and responsibilities of the role and ensure new volunteers have the knowledge and skills to perform their role effectively.
  • Introduce the Girlguiding programme, its structure and how it transitions across all sections of the organisation.

This is part 1 of a two-part event.  Attendees must attend both parts to complete the course.

May
11
Mon
LQ Sign Off Drop-in Session @ Manston Parish Hall
May 11 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Need some help with your Leadership Qualification? Drop in to this session with your evidence and workbook and there will be mentors available to help you and sign off completed clauses.

This session is free to attend, but please let the team know if you are planning on coming along signoff@girlguidingleeds.org.uk – so they can ensure sufficient mentors are available.

Volunteer Induction – part 2 @ The Trefoil Centre
May 11 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm

This is part 2 of a two-part course.  Attendees must attend both sessions to complete the course.

The induction sessions are suitable for all new volunteers (unit helpers, leaders, or those transferring in to other roles) within Girlguiding Leeds.

The purpose of our Volunteer Induction is to:

  • Welcome and offer support.
  • Ensure new members understand how they fit in and what is required of them.
  • Emphasise the culture and the values of guiding.
  • Discuss the structure of Guiding, the policies and procedures/practices that are in place both nationally and at a local level.
  • Clarify the requirements, duties and responsibilities of the role and ensure new volunteers have the knowledge and skills to perform their role effectively.
  • Introduce the Girlguiding programme, its structure and how it transitions across all sections of the organisation.

 

May
12
Tue
Safe Space – level 3 @ Colton Methodist Church
May 12 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

COURSE CODE: 17SS

Safe Space level 3 is for anyone leading a team of adults, at least one leader per unit (leader, assistant leader, leader in training), mentors, advisers, coordinators (except GO coordinators), licence holders on residentials, trainers, tutors and those doing level 4.

You’ll learn about:

  • What to do if someone tells you about a concern, allegation or disclosure
  • How to recognise there is a concern
  • How you can support and help someone tell their story safely
  • How to take action and with whom
  • Where to get help

You must complete the e-learning for level 1, 2 and 3 before attending this course.

Jacket potatoes and toppings will be provided from 5.45pm for all participants.

May
19
Tue
LQ Sign Off Drop-in Session @ The Trefoil Centre
May 19 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Need some help with your Leadership Qualification? Drop in to this session with your evidence and workbook and there will be mentors available to help you and sign off completed clauses.

This session is free to attend, but please let the team know if you are planning on coming along signoff@girlguidingleeds.org.uk – so they can ensure sufficient mentors are available.

Jun
17
Wed
1st Response Refresher @ TBC
Jun 17 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm

COURSE CODE: 18FRR

This course is for leaders and members who have previously completed the full 1st Response course.

The 1st Response course expires 3 years after completion and the refresher must be attended within 6 months of the expiry date.  If more than 6 months has passed, a full 1st Response course must be attended.

Jun
20
Sat
Safe Space – level 3 @ tbc
Jun 20 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

COURSE CODE: 19SS

Safe Space level 3 is for anyone leading a team of adults, at least one leader per unit (leader, assistant leader, leader in training), mentors, advisers, coordinators (except GO coordinators), licence holders on residentials, trainers, tutors and those doing level 4.

You’ll learn about:

  • What to do if someone tells you about a concern, allegation or disclosure
  • How to recognise there is a concern
  • How you can support and help someone tell their story safely
  • How to take action and with whom
  • Where to get help

You must complete the e-learning for level 1, 2 and 3 before attending this course.

Jul
8
Wed
1st Response Refresher @ St Andrew's Church
Jul 8 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm

COURSE CODE: 20FRR

This course is for leaders and members who have previously completed the full 1st Response course.

The 1st Response course expires 3 years after completion and the refresher must be attended within 6 months of the expiry date.  If more than 6 months has passed, a full 1st Response course must be attended.

Jul
21
Tue
Safe Space – level 3 @ The Trefoil Centre
Jul 21 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

COURSE CODE: 21SS

Safe Space level 3 is for anyone leading a team of adults, at least one leader per unit (leader, assistant leader, leader in training), mentors, advisers, coordinators (except GO coordinators), licence holders on residentials, trainers, tutors and those doing level 4.

You’ll learn about:

  • What to do if someone tells you about a concern, allegation or disclosure
  • How to recognise there is a concern
  • How you can support and help someone tell their story safely
  • How to take action and with whom
  • Where to get help

You must complete the e-learning for level 1, 2 and 3 before attending this course.

Safe Space – level 3 @ The Trefoil Centre
Jul 21 @ 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm

COURSE CODE: 22SS

Safe Space level 3 is for anyone leading a team of adults, at least one leader per unit (leader, assistant leader, leader in training), mentors, advisers, coordinators (except GO coordinators), licence holders on residentials, trainers, tutors and those doing level 4.

You’ll learn about:

  • What to do if someone tells you about a concern, allegation or disclosure
  • How to recognise there is a concern
  • How you can support and help someone tell their story safely
  • How to take action and with whom
  • Where to get help

You must complete the e-learning for level 1, 2 and 3 before attending this course.

Sep
19
Sat
Camp and Explore Skills for Rainbow and Brownie Leaders @ Robin Hole
Sep 19 @ 10:30 am – 3:00 pm

COURSE CODE: 23BCS

Try out the Rainbow and Brownie Camp and Explore skills builder activities.  Get some new ideas for carrying out these activities in your unit.

Sep
20
Sun
Camp and Explore Skills for Rainbow and Brownie Leaders @ Robin Hole
Sep 20 @ 10:30 am – 3:00 pm

COURSE CODE: 24BCS

Try out the Rainbow and Brownie Camp and Explore skills builder activities.  Get some new ideas for carrying out these activities in your unit.

Sep
26
Sat
LQ Sign Off Drop-in Session @ Wetherby Trading Depot
Sep 26 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Need some help with your Leadership Qualification? Drop in to this session with your evidence and workbook and there will be mentors available to help you and sign off completed clauses.

This session is free to attend, but please let the team know if you are planning on coming along signoff@girlguidingleeds.org.uk – so they can ensure sufficient mentors are available.