As a leader, your GSL will usually advise who your Training Adviser is - this may be the GSL themselves, or another individual dedicated to the Group.

If you haven't got a TA assigned and would like a module validated, please contact  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to have a Zoom call organised. 

Group TA TA Type
1st Stirlingshire David Wilson* District
1st Carse David Wilson* District
4th6th Stirling Allen Blackstock Group TA
7th Beechwood David Wilson GSL
1st Raploch Remco Kind Group TA
88th Braehead Keiran Meiklejohn GSL
  Nick Cowie Group TA
11th Bridge of Allan Lynne Russell Group TA
33rd Doune Calum Thomson* District
4th85th Dunblane Barry Whiteley GSL
9th Callander Rosemary Fletcher District
Thornhill Mark Wright Group TA
2nd Killin and District Alasdair Garbett* District
23rd Killearn John Dymond* District
25th Balfron John Dymond GSL
26th Drymen Calum Thomson* District
36th Strathblane Rosemary Fletcher District
Explorers  Jane & Nick Morris DESC
Managers and Supporters Alasdair Garbett DC
Exec Committee members Gordon Kerr District
Young Leaders Claire Cowie YL


Water Activity Programme 2020


SAT 29th Feb 2020 - Pool Session

SAT 21st Mar 2020 - Pool Session

SAT 4th Apr 2020 - Kayak B1 Training at Invertrossachs

SAT/SUN 18th & 19th April - Explorer Personal Kayak Permit weekend

SAT 25th Apr 2020 - SPLISH - Checking all equipment + water activity session

SAT 2nd May 2020 - Kayak B1 Training at Invertrossachs

SAT 16th May 2020 - SPLOSH (District Cub Water Activitiy Day at Invertrossachs)

SUN 24th May 2020 - Kayak B1 Training/Assessment at Invertrossachs

SAT 6th June 2020 - Kayak B1 Assessment at Invertrossachs


SAT 22nd Aug 2020 - Canoeing B1 Training

SAT/SUN 5th & 6th Sept 2020 – DROOKIT (Regional Explorer Scout Event at Invertrossachs)

SAT 19th Sep 2020 - Canoeing B1 Training

SAT 3rd Oct 2020 - Canoeing B1 Training/Assessment

SAT 24 Oct 2020 - Canoeing B1 Assessment



We would also like to offer an Explorer Personal Permit weekend camp at some point but would want to speak to the DESCs and others to check for interest.