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Spring Training: IOLS & BALOO

Spring Training: IOLS & BALOO
Last Day To Register
3/24/2017 11:55 PM
292 Rock Enon Springs Road
Gore, VA 22637, US
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Spring Leader Training

Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills (IOLS)

Outdoor skills are critical to the success of the Scouting program.  Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills (IOLS) provides adult leaders with the basic outdoor skills and information needed to run the program right.  The program focuses on skills that build confidence and competence in leaders conducting outdoor camping experiences.  This training is required for Scoutmasters, Assistant Scoutmasters, Varsity Team Coaches and assistants, and is also ideal for Venture Crew Leaders and Webelos Den Leaders and assistants as well as anyone interested in gaining outdoor skills.  All meals included except Friday night dinner.

Where:  Camp Rock Enon

When:  March 31st - April 2, 2017

Checkin:  5:00pm

Start:  7:00pm

Packing List: 

  • Full Field Uniform
  • Scout Tshirts
  • Rain Gear
  • Underclothes
  • Socks
  • Sweater/Jacket
  • Extra Pair of Shoes
  • Extra Clothing
  • Toiletries
  • Towel & Washcloth
  • Tent
  • Blanket/Sleeping Bag
  • Sleeping Pad/Mat
  • Hydration Pack/Canteen/Water Bottle
  • Notebook
  • Pencils/Pens
  • Pocket Knife
  • Scout Handbook
  • Compass
  • Flashlight w/ extra batteries
  • Personal First Aid Kit
  • Backpack

IOLS is conducted as a Boy Scout Troop/Patrol experience using the Patrol Method.  Patrol assignments will be made during checkin.

Each Patrol will be assigned to its own campsite.  Family members and persons from the same Scout Unit may be assigned to different Patrols.  This may preclude the sharing of camping gear.

A copy of your BSA Health & Medical Form Parts A & B will be required for this event and must be turned in at checkin.

Basic Adult Leader Outdoor Orientation (BALOO)

BALOO introduces Cub Scout Leaders and parents to the skills needed to plan and conduct Pack outdoor activities, particularly Pack camping.  This is required training for any adults conducting Cub Scout Pack outdoor activities. 

Uniform:  Class A Uniform of your registered position

Meals:  Lunch is included

Where:  Camp Rock Enon

When:  Saturday, April 1, 2017

Checkin:  Trading Post at 8:30am

Start:  9:00am

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$30.00 per Baloo
$85.00 per BOTH Baloo & IOLS
$55.00 per Intro To Outdoor Leader Skills
Early Discount
Before 3/11/2017 a discount of $15.00 will apply to all Baloo Registrants.
Before 3/11/2017 a discount of $30.00 will apply to all BOTH Baloo & IOLS Registrants.
Before 3/11/2017 a discount of $15.00 will apply to all Intro To Outdoor Leader Skills Registrants.


107 Youth Development Court
Winchester, VA 22602

phone: 540-662-2551
fax: 540-662-2725

Hours of Operation:
10:00am - 5:30pm (M-F) 
10:00am - 2:00pm (2nd Sat. each month)
Closed (Sun.)

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