The New Birth of Freedom Council offers several PA Hunter and Trapper Courses each year. This is the course that you must take before you can purchase your PA hunting license and you must be 11 years old or older on the date of the class. There is no charge to attend & bringing a...Read More »
Classes will be held at the Bass Pro Shop in Harrisburg (3501 Paxton Street, Harrisburg, PA 17111) from 6:00 PM-8:00 PM. Range Day will be held at Hidden Valley Scout Reservation from 8:00 AM-3:00 PM. Class sizes are limited.
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Operation of BB, Archery, and Other Shooting Sports Ranges for Scouting activities and events require qualified, trained BSA Rangemasters. This Training is offered at no cost; the certification is valid for two years. We only ask that you pledge support for Council, District, and/or Unit Shooting Programs. Click here for more information or to register!...Read More »
Fishing offers a great opportunity for Scout recruitment and retention; however, it needs YOU as a Fishing Champion within your council. The course is designed to qualify volunteers for improving the Outdoor Program in their Council through the utilization of Fishing programs. The Certified Angling Instructor (CAI) course is a program within the National Boy Scouts of America...Read More »
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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,...
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, Scoutmaster/Assistant Scoutmaster Training, and other supplemental training’s such as weather hazards and climb on safely can now be accessed by visiting www.my.scouting.org. The National Council has slowly been...Read More »
The BSA has rolled out a new and improved youth protection training. The National Council is requiring each new and currently registered adult to take this new youth protection training by October 1, 2018. Even if a leader has taken youth protection within the last two years they must take this new training to be...Read More »
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....Read More »