Training Questions?

Many questions associated with training (Are you trained? What training do you need?) may be answered via the links on this page.  In addition, training questions may be directed to your District Executive, your District Training Chairman or Chas Triplett, Council Training Committee Staff Advisor.

District Training Chairmen:

North Star District Outdoor Leader Skills –

North Star District Youth Protection –

Peshewa District – Chris Snyder –

Wabash Valley District – Ann Harding –

 

Council Training Chair:  Denise Chauret –

Council Staff Training Advisor:   Chas Triplett –  

 

What Are the Requirements to Be A Fully Trained Leader?

Click here to access training requirements for all top unit leaders in Scouting.

 

Guide to Leader Training:

Click here to view the Guide to Leader Training online.

 

Training Inventory Form for Adult Leaders in a Unit

Click here to access Unit Inventory Training Form.

 

Training Awards for Adult Leaders in Units

Den Leader Training Award Progress Record Form

Cub Scouting Training Award Progress Record Form

Boy Scouting Training Award Progress Record Form

Varsity Scouting Training Award Progress Record Form

Venturing Training Award Progress Form

 

Adult Leader Training Keys:

Cubmaster Key

Scoutmaster Key

Coach Key

Advisor Key

 

Mentoring

Click here to view Mentoring Workshop Online.

 

Weather Hazards

Log in to MyScouting to take Hazardous Weather training course online. Estimated time to complete:  40 minutes.

 

Cub Scout: Basic Adult Leader Outdoor Orientation (BALOO)

BALOO is an instructor-led course which is conducted at the Council level. Check with your District Training Chairman for the next scheduled course.

 

Cub Scout Leader Position-Specific Training

Log in to MyScouting to take this course online.

 

Cub Scout Den Leader Position-Specific Training

The link below is to the syllabus for trainers to use in presenting the standalone Den Leader Specifics course. The course is intended to provide Tiger Cub, Wolf, and Bear den leaders with the information and tools they need to conduct successful den meetings. Den leaders who complete this training and Youth Protection training are considered “trained” for all three positions.

Download PDF

 

Outdoor Leader Skills for Webelos Leaders (OWL)

Download PDF.

 

Boy Scout: Climb On Safely

Log in to MyScouting to take this course online.  Estimated time to complete is 30 minutes.

Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills (IOLS)

Check with your District Training Chairman for the next scheduled course.

Download PDF

 

Troop Committee Challenge

Log in to MyScouting to take this course online.

 

Varsity Leader Specific Training

Syllabus  | PowerPoint 1  | PowerPoint 2  | PowerPoint 3

 

Venturing: Venturing Youth Protection Training

Log in to MyScouting to take this course online.

 

Crew Officer Orientation

Click here to view Crew Officer Orientation online.

 

Safe Swim Defense

Log in to MyScouting to take this course online

 

Safety Afloat

Log in to MyScouting to take this course online.

 

District Committee: District Committee Awards

The files below contain updated requirements for the Scouter’s Key for District Committee Members and new requirements for the Scouter’s Training Award for District Committee Members. See the Spring 2013 Training Times for additional details.

District Committee Scouter’s Key 

District Committee Member’s Training Award 

 

Staffing the District Committee

Log in to MyScouting to take this course online.

 

The Trainer’s EDGE

View The Trainer’s Edge online

 

Camp Health Officer Training

View Camp Health Officer Training.

 

Generational Diversity

View Generational Diversity training online

 

The Fundamentals of Training

Access Syllabus for Fundamentals of Training

Access PPT Good Bad and Ugly

 

Youth Leadership Training Continuum

Click here for more information about what leadership courses would be most beneficial to you or your youth.

 

Introduction to Leadership Skills for Troops (ILST)

View Introduction to Leadership Skills for Troop (ILST) online.

 

Introduction to Leadership Skills for Crews (ILSC)

View Online Introduction to Leadership Skills for Crews