Adult Training Opportunities
Because every Scout deserves trained leaders!
PREREQUISITE: Youth Protection Training 2 — available online. ALL registered Leaders are to complete the NEW Youth Protection Training by mid-October, 2018. Upon completion, you will be asked to print a certificate indicating completion. Bring the certificate with you to leader-specific training registration to receive credit.
UPCOMING BOONE TRAILS TRAINING DATES:
BOY SCOUT LEADER
SM/ASM and Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills (IOLS)
(includes the option to take SM/ASM training on Friday)
This comprehensive basic training is the very best way for all Adult Leaders and Parents to be trained for their current and future Troop positions, to gain a thorough basic understanding of how the Scouting Program works, to learn ways to apply this in their home units to help their Scouts run a successful troop program, and to obtain references and resources available for further knowledge. Training for SM/ASM Position Specific, Troop Committee, and Chartered Organization Representative (COR) classroom training. To be officially “trained” and wear the “Trained” patch on your uniform, you must complete the training course for your specific position AND Introduction to Outdoor Skills (IOLS). NOTE: Pre-registration is required for all training
SM/ASM (classroom session only)
Date: April 22, 2018
Time: 8:00 AM -12:00 PM
Location: Beaumont (exact location still TBD)
Attire: Full Field Uniform
Registration: District Training Registration Form
SM/ASM and IOLS
Date: May 4 – 6, 2018
Time: Friday at 6:00 PM to Sunday at 12:30 PM
Attire: Full Field Uniform
CUB SCOUT LEADER
This comprehensive basic training is the best way for all Adult Leaders to be trained for their current and future position with your Cub Scout Pack. Volunteers will gain a basic understanding of how the Scouting Program works, learn ways to apply best practices in their own Packs, and obtain references and resources available to improve their local Cub Scout Program.
If you would like to schedule a time and date for the Training Team to come to your Pack and train your leaders, contact Jack Culian at firstname.lastname@example.org.
BALOO / Leader Outdoor Experience (LOE)
Open to all Cub Scout Leaders. Learn about Cub Scout outdoor activities, camp facilities, basic camping, cooking skills, and great resources for your Den and Pack.
Date: April 28-29 Date: May 5-6
Location: Beaumont Location: Camp Vandeventer
Join other Scout leaders for information about upcoming events, training, and programs to support your Scouting unit. First Tuesday of every month – 7:00 p.m. at the Cottleville Knights of Columbus, 5701 Highway N, St Charles.
Do you need to take Youth Protection Training? Do you need to take your Cub Scout Leader Training? All of this and more can be done while visiting http://my.scouting.org. Use your membership number on your ID card to sign in. If you are new to Scouting and do not have a membership number, create a new username and password. Every time you complete a training session, print out the certificate provided and turn it into your Unit Leader or Committee Chairman.
Certified Angling Instructor
Fishing education and training for youth and adults alike. Learn more information on all the dates and opportunities at: https://stlbsa.org/activities/other-activities/fishing/
Challenge Course Instructor Training
Enables graduates to lead at any of the council’s three Challenge Courses. A 1-day orientation course is required to be trained for the other courses.
Date: April 25 and May 5-6
Location: Beaumont and S-F Ranch
Wood Badge is an advanced training course for adult leaders in Scouting. Wood Badge is so much more than “just another training course”. Wood Badge is available to all levels of scout leader volunteers to include Cub Scout Leaders, Boy Scout Leaders, Venture Advisors. It is required that you be a registered adult leader and have completed Basic Leader Training for your position. You can find more information about Wood Badge at http://stlbsa.org/training/adult/wood-badge/ or I would be more than happy to personally discuss with you, feel free to drop me a line at the district training email.
Dates: May 18-20 and June 1-3
National Youth Leadership Training (NYLT)
5 weeks offered June – July. A “mountaintop experience” that teaches Scouts and Venturers grow and improve their leadership skills. More information and registration can be found here: https://stlbsa.org/training/youth/national-youth-leadership/