Guidance and support around Coronavirus. St Helens and District is currently operating under the "Bringing everyone back together safely framework" we are currently at a Readiness Level of RED. We are not allowing face to face meetings but supporting our young people with digital scouting. However, our leaders are working remotely to provide all essential services. Read more here
Safeguarding Training

Safeguarding Training

The issues facing adult volunteers in keeping young people safe are changing all the time and it is essential that we provide up-to-date training.

It is a requirement for all adults in Scouting to have undertaken ‘approved safeguarding training’ at least every three years and this is monitored at the point of appointment review.

The training obligation may be met through:

  1. Participating in our Online Safeguarding Training

Online Safeguarding Training

Access the online training here

Resources and Support

Frequently Asked Questions (pdf)

For more information about face-to-face sessions please contact Julie Houlton, our County Safeguarding Awareness Co-Ordinator.

Put your phone down and what are you left with? Just teamwork, courage and the skills to succeed.’
Bear Grylls, Chief Scout Bear Grylls