MOL – What, When, and Who

Progression of Learning for each MOL

First Aid

  • First step – Minimum Module 10 (one day) within first 3 years
  • Renewal every 3 years
    – 2-3 hour refresher can be chosen for the first and second renewal. Or opt for full one day refresher at both or either points.
    – Full one day refresher must be done every 9 years if refreshers have been done.

Safety

  • First step – Validated module 1 or module 1EX
  • Second step – Validated module 17 or LMS
  • Renewal every 5 years

Safeguarding

  • First step – Validated module 1 or module 1EX
  • Renewal every 5 years

GDPR

  • e-learning within 5 months of starting (no refresher required)

Who needs to renew Safeguarding?

  • Not required by SAS members (although the SAS manager and coordinators must do it), Skills instructors, AAC members, Badge secretaries, Camp wardens and DESA

Who needs to renew Safety?

  • Not required by SAS members (although the SAS manager and coordinators must do it), Skills instructors, AAC members, Badge secretaries, Camp wardens and DESA

Who needs to renew First Aid?

  • Roles that require a Wood-badge. If a volunteer opted to do the training even though it wasn’t required, they can choose to not renew it.

How can Safety and Safeguarding be renewed?

  • SAFETY can be renewed online each time, although best practice would be once online, next time do an instructor-led course
  • SAFEGUARDING can be renewed once online then next time renewed on an instructor-led course
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