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Volunteer Support > Training > Executive Committee Members

Each Group, District and County/Area has an Executive Committee that acts as its Trustee.

The PDFs below contain support and guidance for Executive Committees:

Mandatory Executive Committee Member Training

Essential Information for Executive Committee Members covers the Fundamentals of Scouting, but also provides more specific information on the responsibilities of Executive Committee Members, enabling them to carry out their role effectively. This module covers:

  • The Fundamentals of Scouting
  • Executive Committees and trusteeship in Scouting
  • Safety in Scouting
  • Safeguarding - child protection

You can complete this training via an eLearning module.

> Click here to launch the eLearning.

Mandatory Safeguarding Training

All Executive Committee Members must also complete our Safeguarding training.

Click here to visit our dedicated Safeguarding Training page, for all volunteer roles

Optional Executive Committee Member Training

We also offer a full day course designed to support new and existing Executive Committee members. It helps you develop a better understanding of the role and responsibilities and covers a wide range of topics


Executive Committee Recruitment

Below is a recruitment resource to promote Executive Committee roles to potential volunteers. It gives basic information about what it means to be a charity trustee and reasons why it is a great volunteer role to take on.

Executive Committee Recruitment Resource