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You’ve volunteered your time – so why not make your Scouting job easier? Training gives you the knowledge you need to help your unit run as smoothly, safely and effectively as possible.

This section will give you general information about adult and youth leader training courses – as well as training to learn new outdoor skills.

All basic training is available online or in person

Training Calendar here

Online Training here

What does it take to be a “TRAINED” leader?

( All Direct Contact Leaders must have “Weather Hazards”)

Chartered Organization Representative

Cub Scouts

Den Leader & Assistants-Den Leader Specific online or in person

Cubmasters & Assistants-Cubmaster Specific online or in person

Pack Committee-Pack Committee Specific online or in person

Scouts BSA

Scoutmasters and Assistants-Scoutmaster Specific and Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills

Troop Committee-Troop Committee Challenge


Advisors-Venturing Advisor Specific

Committee-Venturing Committee Challenge

Wood Badge

Wood Badge is the BSA’s premier leadership training for adults. Any leader who has completed the Basic Training requirements for their position (listed above) are eligible to attend Wood Badge.