As a new leader you have signed up to complete the training associated with the role as laid down by the Scout Association. Typically the training commitment for a Section Assistant takes an average of 5 months but everyone is different and it may take you less or more.
The experiences you have gained in other walks of life may contribute to your training and may already cover you for some of the modules listed below and you are strongly recommended to complete the prior learning questionnaire if you want this taken into account.
As a Section Assistant you must complete the following within 5 months of being appointed.
Mandatory Ongoing Learning
(must be renewed every 3 years)