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.

Feb
1
Sat
1st Response (full course) @ St Andrew's Church
Feb 1 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

COURSE CODE: 03FR

1st Response is the basic first aid course designed specifically for members of Girlguiding.

The cost of the training includes the participation booklet and Resusci Plus Pack.

This is a full day’s training, please bring a packed lunch.

Feb
8
Sat
Volunteer Induction Day @ The Trefoil Centre
Feb 8 @ 10:00 am – 3:30 pm

COURSE CODE: 04VI

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.
Feb
9
Sun
1st Response Refresher @ The Trefoil Centre
Feb 9 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm

COURSE CODE: 05FRR

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.

1st Response Refresher @ The Trefoil Centre
Feb 9 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm

COURSE CODE: 06FRR

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.

Feb
16
Sun
LQ Sign Off Drop-in Session @ Manston Parish Hall
Feb 16 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 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.

Feb
17
Mon
1st Response – part 1 (full course) @ Christ Church
Feb 17 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm

COURSE CODE: 07FR

This is part 1 of a two-part course.  You must attend both sessions to complete the training.

1st Response is the basic first aid course designed specifically for members of Girlguiding.

The cost of the training includes the participation booklet and Resusci Plus Pack.

 

Feb
19
Wed
Safe Space – level 3 @ The Trefoil Centre
Feb 19 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

COURSE CODE: 08SS

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.

Feb
24
Mon
LQ Sign Off Drop-in Session @ Manston Parish Hall
Feb 24 @ 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.

1st Response – part 2 (full course) @ Christ Church
Feb 24 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm

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

1st Response is the basic first aid course designed specifically for members of Girlguiding.

The cost of the training includes the participation booklet and Resusci Plus Pack.

 

Feb
28
Fri
County Training Weekend @ Waddow Hall
Feb 28 @ 7:00 pm – Mar 1 @ 2:00 pm

Adventure…Girls Can!

The aim of the weekend is to re-energise and inspire you with new and adventurous programme ideas that can be used both within and outside of your unit meetings.  Come along, meet new friends and enjoy the hospitality of Waddow Hall.

Limited places.

Cost includes all meals and accommodation.

Please complete the booking form and send with your payment to the County Administrator, The Trefoil Centre, 16a Morris Lane, Kirkstall LS5 3JD

Mar
2
Mon
Going Away With Training @ The Trefoil Centre
Mar 2 @ 7:00 pm – 9:15 pm

COURSE CODE: 09GAW

This session should be attended by anyone wishing to undertake the Girlguiding Going Away With Scheme qualification.

You will be allocated a mentor following this session.

If you would like a copy of the scheme book, the price for the course is £10 (otherwise it is £2.50.)

Mar
7
Sat
1st Response (full course) @ The Trefoil Centre
Mar 7 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

COURSE CODE: 10FR

1st Response is the basic first aid course designed specifically for members of Girlguiding.

The cost of the training includes the participation booklet and Resusci Plus Pack.

This is a full day’s training, please bring a packed lunch.

Mar
8
Sun
Safe Space – level 3 @ The Trefoil Centre
Mar 8 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

COURSE CODE: 11SS

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.

Mar
16
Mon
1st Response Refresher @ St Mary's Church
Mar 16 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm

COURSE CODE: 12FRR

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.