Training for Adults

Fast Start Training is the first step for any new volunteer.

New Leader Essentials is the initial training for ALL adult leaders involved in Cub
Scouts, Boy Scouts or Venturing. (2 hours) The one-time in your Scouting career
training for all Scouting leaders no matter what your position. New parents might also
benefit from this training whereby you will learn all of the basic facts and policies of the
Boy Scouts of America. This is a prerequisite for all further Scouting training.

Youth Protection is a REQUIRED training for all adult leaders accompanying Scouts on
field trips, outings, camping trips, etc. Use the link below to find out about the next
available council training session. Youth Protection Training is also offered by many
individual units. Contact your Cubmaster or Scoutmaster for more information. The
problem of child abuse has become one of the most significant social problems facing
our nation. Recent public opinion polls rank the problem of child abuse second only to
drug abuse as a national concern. Your participation in this training not only reflects
your concern about children’s safety in this society, but also your willingness to take
steps toward halting child abuse and its detrimental effects.


RISK ZONE TRAINING  is a REQUIRED training for all adult leaders.

Boy Scout Leader Specific and Outdoor Skills Training
This course offers all of the skills necessary to provide for the outdoor portion of the
Scouting program. The course runs from Friday evening to Sunday noon and is a must
for those who want to learn more about cooking, camping, woods tools, fire building,
etc. This course also stresses the patrol method and how a troop operates in the
outdoors.
This course is necessary to be a fully trained Boy Scout Leader, but all adult leaders
are welcomed to take this course


Boy Scout Leader Specific concentrates on troop operation (1 Day or 3 Evenings)


Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills covers the outdoor skills expected of a First Class
Scout (weekend)


Safe Swim Defense & Safety Afloat Training


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