Programme

Friday (Aimed as ‘Larger Centres’)

10.00 – Register, name badges and coffee.
10.00 – 12.00 mingle and Network.
13.00 – Lunch
14.00 – Who earned what and how much did it cost? (Presentation of income and expenditure of the some 300 Centres and Sites for 2016 (compiled by John Latchford PACCAR)
14.45 – Bushcraft (Implementation and use on your Centres) – Dave Watson (Woodland Survival Craft)
15.00 – Coffee
15.30 – Ropes – Course design, inspection and compliance.
16.15 – A Three Tier membership – Discussion on committee proposal.
16.45 – Apprenticeship schemes.
17.30 – Coffee.

18.00 – Bar opens
19.30 – Evening meal
21.30 – Bill’s Quiz. (Points mean Prizes)
23.00 – Bar closes.

Saturday (Open for All)

08.00 – Breakfast
09.00 – Registration
09.30 – Welcome (Waddow Hall staff)
09:35 -ASGC update
10.00 – Scouting update
10.45 – Coffee
11.15 – Guiding update – Keely Stephenson
12.00 – GDPR (William Chadwick -Training QED)
12.45 – A Three Tier membership – Discussion on committee proposal
13.00 – There’s Bushcraft then there’s bushcraft – (Dave Watson Woodcraft Survival Craft)
13.30 – Lunch
14.30 – Workshops (45 minute sessions with 15 minute changeover time for coffee. )

A selection from the following:-

  • GDPR – Individual surgeries run by William Chadwick
  • Bushcraft – practical session run by David Watson (Woodcraft Survival Craft)
  • Getting Foreign volunteers
  • ERCA – (Darren – Eaton Vale)
  • Artwork Design – (Sheila Betts, The Jarman Centre)
  • Social Media – (The Scout Association)
  • Guiding – The New Manual (GG UK)
  • Networking
  • Who earned what & how much did it Cost? (Financial report of over 300 sites.)

17.30 – TBA
18.00 – Bar opens
19.30 – Evening meal.
21.00 – Guest speaker (Atlantic rower – Sally Kettle)
23.00 – Bar closes

Sunday

08.00 – Breakfast
09.30 – Opening
09.45 – Three tier membership (Open Forum)
10.00 – Venue for 2019
10.30 – Coffee
11.00 – AGM
11.30 – Site tour
12.30 – Lunch & dismiss