Basic Leader Training 2013
The Shenandoah Area Council announces the Basic Leader Training Course for 2013. This two-part course is the required basic training for all adult leader positions in Cub Scout Packs, Boy Scout Troops, and Venturing Crews. Fast Start Training for your registered program and This is Scouting are prerequisites for taking this course.
Location: Leader Specific Training will be held at the First Presbyterian Church at 116 South Loudoun Street, Winchester, Virginia. BALOO and Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills will be held at Camp Rock Enon in Gore, Virginia.
PLEASE NOTE: PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. NO WALK INS WILL BE ACCEPTED!
Fast Start and This is Scouting are the required initial training for all adult leaders serving youth in the BSA. Fast Start and this is Scouting are available via the internet at the BSA Online Learning Center https://myscouting.scouting.org
Leader Specific Training is required for all adult leaders and provides the specialized knowledge needed for unit leaders to assume a leadership role in their specific scouting position. Leader Specific Training will be held Saturday, March 16, 2013. Sign-in will begin at 7:30am. Training starts promptly at 8:00am and should end by 5:00pm or before. Get there early and be prepared to start on time. Lunch will be on your own. Uniform is the class A uniform of your registered program. $5 early registration fee by 2/22/13. $20 registration fee by 3/8/13. Registration ends 3/8/13.
Commissioner Basic Training- Are you an experienced Scouting Parent or Leader who would like to find out more about what a Unit Commissioner does? A good commissioner can make the difference between a pack, troop, crew or team that is struggling, and one that is ready to take on the world. Learn how to make this difference! After all, our kids deserve it! EVERY District needs more Unit Commissioners to mentor our unit leaders and be a resource for them. Being a Unit Commissioner is not hard and is VERY REWARDING.
Commissioner Basic Training will be offered to all new commissioners and those who wish to “brush up on their skills”. This course will include the role of the commissioner, unit visitations, Membership Management, the charter renewal process, commissioner awards and honors, and much more! Completion of this course will allow you to wear the trained patch with the Unit Commissioner emblem. This training is for Unit Commissioners, District Commissioners, Assistant District Commissioners and Interested Scouters. Everyone interested in Commissioner Service is invited and encouraged to attend. Training will start promptly at 8:00 am on March 16, 2013 and end by 4:00 pm. Get there early and be prepared to start on time. Lunch will be on your own. Uniform is the class A uniform of your registered program. $5 early registration fee by 2/22/13. $20 registration fee by 3/8/13. Registration ends 3/8/13.
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