Leader Training

Welcome to Training at Malahide Sea Scouts. With support from Scouting Ireland trainers  we provide an adult training scheme to help volunteer leaders to deliver an active programme to the youth in their care. The scheme is known as  Woodbadge Trail, its strands are outlined below.

New Training Scheme
For full details of the scheme, see the resource Training Programme Scouters.


Whether you’ve come up through the ranks in Scouts/Ventures or just come in off the street, you need to do the Induction evening to become a Scouter (Leader). The induction process is outlined below.

The Induction Process
Welcoming Adults to Scouting (Induction)
Step by Step Guide Induction to Scouting at Malahide Sea Scouts

Old to New Scheme ‘Cross Over’ Points:


Application Forms:

Adult Membership Application Form and Garda eVetting Form (for new Leaders)
Parental Consent for Under 18 Vetting Form
Garda eVetting Form (for re-vetting)

Training Resources:

Scouting Ireland Code of Good Practice
E-Learning Modules
Adult Training Standards

Training Calendars:

To check the the National Training Calendar click here: http://scouts.ie/Activities/Calendar/
Alternatively, you can check our Training Calendar here: Training Calendar 2017/2018

Training Booking Forms:

To book a place on a:

  • Being a Scouter
  • Youth Led Programme
  • Adventure Skills Facilitator

Please CLICK HERE, complete the online form and follow the instructions.

Training Fees:

Leaders are responsible for booking/paying for their training courses. Cheques should be made payable to Scouting Ireland, cash will not be accepted. A full refund will be provided by Malahide Sea Scouts upon leaders completion of each course. Please scan your course certificate and email to our treasurer John treasurer9thport@gmail.com who will facilitate your refund.

  • If a participant is unable to attend a course, ten days-notice should be provided to the training administrator in National Office. Failure to provide this notice will result in the payment becoming non-refundable or transferable.
  • Non-attendance at a course will result in the payment becoming non-refundable or transferable.