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.

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
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.

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

COURSE CODE: 25VI

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.
Oct
5
Mon
LQ Sign Off Drop-in Session @ The Trefoil Centre
Oct 5 @ 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.

Oct
8
Thu
Going Away With Training @ The Trefoil Centre
Oct 8 @ 7:00 pm – 9:15 pm

COURSE CODE: 26GAW

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.)

Oct
10
Sat
County Training Day @ Shine, Harehills
Oct 10 all-day

The aim of the day is to provide leaders with a variety of exciting sessions and the opportunity to have fun and get to know other members of the County.  So you go home enthused and with new activities you can use in your unit.

Sessions available on Saturday include:

  • Safe Space 3
  • 1st Response (full course – all day)
  • Sectional training
  • Making the most of your Young Leaders
  • Challenging behaviour in children
  • International and WAGGGS
  • Technology in the unit
  • Spirituality

All refreshments and lunch included in cost.

Oct
11
Sun
County Training Day @ Shine, Harehills
Oct 11 all-day

The aim of the day is to provide leaders with a variety of exciting sessions and the opportunity to have fun and get to know other members of the County.  So you go home enthused and with new activities you can use in your unit.

Sessions available on Sunday include:

  • Safe Space 3
  • 1st Response Refresher
  • Sectional training
  • LGBT
  • Promise activities
  • Science
  • Out and about
  • Getting registered for Gift Aid

All refreshments and lunch included in cost.

Oct
12
Mon
LQ Sign Off Drop-in Session @ Manston Parish Hall
Oct 12 @ 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.

Oct
22
Thu
Mentor Refresh Session @ The Trefoil Centre
Oct 22 @ 7:30 pm – 9:15 pm

Refresher session for all LQ mentors

Nov
7
Sat
1st Response (full course) @ Garforth Guide HQ
Nov 7 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

COURSE CODE: 27FR

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.

Nov
9
Mon
1st Response – part 1 (full course) @ Beeston Parish Centre
Nov 9 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm

COURSE CODE: 28FR

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.

 

Nov
16
Mon
1st Response – part 2 (full course) @ Beeston Parish Centre
Nov 16 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm

This is part 2 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.