Adult volunteers are at the heart of Scouting, and we hope that you will get every bit as much out of it as you put in. Scouting is not only about young people, but also about the development of adults within the Movement.

To support adults in Scouting, the Association provides a comprehensive programme of training to build on existing skills and knowledge and develop new competencies.

Some elements of training can count towards externally-recognised qualifications, and within the movement there are also awards to recognise dedication to training and outstanding service.

Training Team

Name Role Description

Phil Macdonald

District Trainer

Geoffrey Allen

District Training Adviser

David Haytack

District Training Adviser

Paul Gray

ADC(Adult Training) Regional Trainer

Alan Anderson

District Nights Away

Stephen Ferris

District Training Adviser

Richard Cavaye

District Training Adviser

Doug McPhee

Training Advisor

Leeann Tulloch

Young Leader Trainer