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01E: Essential Information for Executive Committee Members

Essential Information for Executive Committee Members is a mandatory module that 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:

Learning methods available:

For more information about Module One for Executive Committee Members, please see the relevant FAQs.

Course, small group or one-to-one

This version of Module 1 is available to be completed as a course, in a small group or one to one. Please contact your local training team or speak to your Training Adviser for more information, including dates of local courses.



Essential Information for Executive Committee Members is available as e-learning. This e-learning will function on a range of systems and devices, detailed in these e-learning FAQs

We would strongly advise you to watch the how-to guide before you begin the e-learning. This can be viewed by 
clicking here.

Please note: If you are unable to print your certificate for any reason please save it as a .png file or take a screen shot of the page. Please do not save the web link as an alternative to printing the certificate, as this will expire once you leave the browser and your certificate will be lost. If your certificate will not load and only shows a blank screen please take a screenshot of the final page prior to selecting the certificate as proof of learning. This can be shared with your Training Adviser when you meet to discuss the learning and validate the module.

To begin the e-learning click here

If you have completed Essential Information (module 1) previously for another current role, the specific Trustee e-learning is avaliable here. Please note that a certificate is not generated at the end of this learning and does not cover the full content of Module 1: Essential Information.

To report any technical errors or request additional guidance contact adult.support@scouts.org.uk

Reviewed: 15/11/19


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