Come on out and learn some of the basics of the Scouts BSA program (the new name for the Boy Scout program starting February 1, 2019). This course will show new Scouts what being in Scouts BSA is all about. You’ll be able to know what to do and have more FUN in your new Troop right from the start!
Who Should Attend?
Potential Youth Leaders of Troops starting up in 2019 who have no experience with the BSA
Arrow of Light Scouts crossing over to start-up Troops in 2019
What Will I Do There?
Sessions will include a blend of Scouting Information and Hands-on Skills Instruction with lots of FUN:
Troop Structure and Patrol Method
Camping Gear Essentials and Selection
Fire Building and Campfire Programs
Outdoor Ethics, Nature, and Hiking
Stoves and Lanterns
Leadership and Teamwork
Basic Knots and Outdoor Cooking
Map and Compass
Advancement and Merit Badges
Training Course Details:
5:00 to 6:00 - Registration
6:00 to 7:15 – Camp Set Up
7:15 to 7:45 - Welcome and Opening
Friday 7:45 pm to Noon Sunday
Scout info instruction, snacks, hands-on skills, meals, FUN, and sleeping in cabins!
Please bring a copy of The Boy Scout Handbook – the basic resource for all Scouts.
For additional information and registration for both the youth and adult courses contact:
Mark Spaldo at email@example.com