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Powhatan Scouts BSA Scoutmaster Specific Training

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Scoutmaster-Specific Training - Powhatan District


Date: Saturday, May 4, 1:00-5:00 PM

Location: Kingston Chase Clubhouse, 1623 Hiddenbrook Drive, Herndon, VA 20170

Event Details:

This course (S24) is specifically intended for registered Scoutmasters/Assistant Scoutmasters, and is required to complete your basic training.  Other interested adults working with Scouts BSA troops -- committee members, parents -- are welcome to attend.

Through a series of lively presentations and discussions, the course teaches basic methods adult leaders can use to guide boy leaders in delivering an effective, exciting scouting program.  Course topics include:

  • Practical concerns of a scout leader
  • The role of adult leaders in a boy-led troop
  • Troop operation using the patrol method
  • Achieving a vibrant, safe outdoor program
  • Encouraging recognition through advancement
  • Understanding troop administration and the troop committee 

Fee: The course is free.

Wear/Bring: Wear Scouts BSA leader uniform, bring Troop Leader Guidebook (if you have it)

Prerequisite:  Scoutmasters/Assistant Scoutmasters, please complete Hazardous Weather Training, SCO_800, available on-line at, before the session and e-mail me your completion certificate, or print it and have it with you to show on the screen at the training.  Please contact me (see below) with any questions.


Roger Claff

Powhatan District Training Chair

(703) 401-0762

When & Where:

Kingston Chase Pool Clubhouse

1623 Hiddenbrook Drive

Herndon, VA 20170

Saturday, May 4, 1:00-5:00 PM


When & Where
Kingston Chase Clubhouse
Saturday 05-04-2024
1:00 PM ET to 5:00 PM ET Past
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