Blue Ridge Mountains Council - IOLS and BALOO Training

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Event Details

Saturday Supper, Sunday Breakfast and Lunch will be provided for all leaders. Equipment list below.

A BALOO (Basic Adult Leader Outdoor Orientation) Trained leader is required for your den or your entire Cub Scout Pack to have an outdoor activity or go camping. BALOO Training is made up of two parts: online and in person. You must complete both parts to qualify as a trained outdoor Cub Scout leader. The hands-on course involves camping overnight (after all, that’s what the course is about – camping). You’re going to learn a lot, from cooking to first aid to campfires to hiking to aquatics and much, much more. Please complete the “BALOO Prerequisite Training v2” on before the event.

IOLS (Introduction to Outdoor Leadership Skills) Training is the required outdoor training for all Scoutmasters, Assistant Scoutmasters and all registered Scout Leaders are welcome to attend. To be fully trained, participants must also complete the Scouts BSA Scoutmaster/Assistant Scoutmaster Position Specific Training. This can be done online at – BSA Learn Center.

Please bring the minimum equipment list:

  • Personal Tent
  • Sleeping Bag and Pad
  • Water Bottle
  • Camp Chair
  • Flashlight
  • Personal First Aid
  • Personal Toiletry Items
  • Appropriate clothing: Scout Uniform, Sweatshirt/Jacket, Rain Gear, etc.
  • Note pad & pen

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When & Where
Great Valley IOLS October
Raleigh Court Presbyterian Church
Friday 03-24-2023 7:00 PM ET to
Saturday 03-25-2023 5:30 PM ET Past
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