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
What does it take to be a “TRAINED” leader?
( All Direct Contact Leaders must have “Weather Hazards”)
Chartered Organization Representative
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
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 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.