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Climbing Instructor Course

New Birth of Freedom Council will be running a Climbing Instructor class over two weekends for registered adults aged 18 years and older. The cost of the course will be $40 per participant to cover the cost of food, materials, and facilities for both weekends. Class size is limited to 12 participants. Successful completion of both...

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Boy Scout Leaders Can Now Get Trained Anywhere At Any Time

It’s midnight, you’re in pajamas and you’re sitting on the couch scrolling Facebook on your tablet. Sounds like the perfect time to get trained. With the launch of Scouting U’s eLearning content for Boy Scout leaders, Scouters now can get trained on their own schedule — anywhere, any time....

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Friends of Wood Badge Reunion Recap

The Friends of Wood Badge Association (FOWBA) would like to thank everyone who came out to the the themed Annual Reunion Dinner on September 17. Enough money was raised for three scholarships. The FOWBA would also like to congratulate Peg Marshell & Mike Rohrbaugh for completing their tickets and getting their beads.  ...

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Upcoming Adult Leader Training Opportunities

Every Scout deserves a trained leader and as a council we are here to offer our leaders the best training that we possibly can. Back in 2014 the New Birth of Freedom Council began requiring all of its Cubmasters and Den Leaders to be fully trained. In 2015 and 2016 all Scoutmasters, Cubmasters, Den Leaders,...

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Shooting Sports Training

Welcome to the Shooting Sports Information Page. Here you will find updates & information regarding Scouting shooting sports. Watch this page for information regarding Scout related: merit badges, events, safety, training, & opportunities
In Scouting events and activities, the BSA’s primary consideration is the safety of its youth and adult members. To achieve that goal,...

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Online Training has Changed

Accessing Online Training for Scouting Every youth deserves a well-trained leader and some of this training can be taken online.  Youth Protection, Cub Scout Leader Specific, and other supplemental trainings such as weather hazards and climb on safely can now be accessed by visiting www.my.scouting.org.  The National Council has slowly been moving and developing...

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