Online Commissioner Toolkit Training Day

Our Toolkit day will take place on Saturday 6 November 2021 and all district, division and county commissioners, including designate commissioners, are invited to attend.

The timetable for the day is as follows. You can choose to take part in the whole day or just drop in for a session.

9.30 – 10.00 Welcome and introduction from Amanda Teasel, Region Chief Commissioner
10.00 – 10.15 Break
10.15 – 12.15 Morning Sessions
12.15 – 13.30 Lunch break including
12.30 – 13.15 Commissioners’ Air and Share
13.30 – 15.30 Afternoon Sessions
15.30 – 16.15 Event close

Morning Sessions:

Trustee Responsibilities 10.15 – 11.45
To explore the responsibilities of commissioners as charity trustees, including finance and premises.

Increasing Commissioner Confidence in Assessing New Risk Assessments 10.15 – 11.45
To provide guidance and support for commissioners to support their volunteers in the creation and use of risk assessments, in order to create safe spaces for all guiding activities, and recognise unsafe situations and plans.

The quirks of GO – A Commissioner’s edition 10.15 – 11.15 & 11.15 – 12.15
An overview of GO from the commissioner’s point of view; where to find help within the system, an opportunity to ask questions and see how things are done

Afternoon Sessions:

Lunchtime Commissioners Air and Share 12.30 – 13.15
An opportunity to air and share matters of mutual interest in their roles

Team building/Sharing the load 13.30 – 15.30
To help commissioners gain the skills for effective team building and confidence in delegating tasks to both share the load and to develop their team members.

Membership Growth and Retention 13.30 – 15.00
To support commissioners in creating and/or developing their membership growth plans

The day is now open for booking. If you have any questions or queries about the day, please get in touch with us at

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