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baloo-75x94 Basic Adult Leader Outdoor Orientation (BALOO)

This is a training required for Cub Scout and Webelos Leaders to take their packs camping.  At least one person on the campout must have completed this training.  The training will cover all basic Cub Scout skills including setting up camp and staying in a tent overnight.  Participants must also complete a portion of the training online at www.my.scouting.org before registering for the in person portion of the course.  There is a fee of $15 to take this course and that covers the cost of breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Please note that there needs to be a minimum of 5 adults registered for this training to hold it and the course has a maximum number of 25 participants.  The minimum and maximum amount of participants are in place to make sure that our volunteers get the best possible training experience.  Registrations will remain open until the Thursday before the course and if it is cancelled registered participants will receive an email notifying them that it was cancelled.  If you have any questions about the training please contact the Council Training Staff Advisor John Blasius at john.blasius@scouting.org.

List of Gear To Bring To BALOO

Date Time Location
Registration
11/9-11/10 6:30 p.m. Friday – 6:00 p.m. Saturday Hidden Valley Registration
 Online Portion must be completed before registering for in person session listed above.  Online  www.my.scouting.org

 

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Charter Organization Representative Training

This is a basic training for Charter Organization Representatives (COR). It will help explain the role of a COR.  CORs who complete this training and Youth Protection training are considered “fully trained” for this position. The training will last approximately two hours.  This training can now be completed online as well at www.my.scouting.org.  For more information about this training course please contact Council Training Staff Advisor John Blasius at john.blasius@scouting.org

Date Time Location
Registration
12/4/18 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. York Service Center Register

 

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Introduction to Outdoor Leadership Skills

Introduction to Outdoor Leadership Skills (IOLS) is a requirement to be fully trained in the Scoutmaster and Assistant Scoutmaster positions.  Please remember that all Scoutmasters must be fully trained to recharter.  Participants must stay overnight to complete this course and there is a fee of $15 per person to cover the cost of the meals for the training. 

Please note that there needs to be a minimum of 5 adults registered for this training to hold it and the course has a maximum number of 25 participants.  The minimum and maximum amount of participants are in place to make sure that our volunteers get the best possible training experience.  Registrations will remain open until the Thursday before the course and if it is cancelled registered participants will receive an email notifying them that it was cancelled.  For questions and more information regarding this training course please contact Council Training Staff Advisor John Blasius at john.blasius@scouting.org.  

What to bring to IOLS/OWLS

Start End Location
Registration
9/7/18 6:30 p.m. 9/8/18 6:00 p.m.  Hidden Valley Register
10/26/18 6:30 p.m.  10/27/18 6:00 p.m.  Hidden Valley Register

 

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Scoutmaster and Assistant Scoutmaster Specific Training

This training is required for all Scoutmasters and Assistant Scoutmasters to be fully trained.  The training will last approximately four hours.  Please keep in mind that all Scoutmasters will need this training to recharter.  The training can also be taken online at www.my.scouting.org at any time.  For more information about this training course please contact Council Training Staff Advisor John Blasius at john.blasius@scouting.org

Date Time Location
Registration
Online www.my.scouting.org

 

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Trainer’s Edge

Trainer’s Edge is a supplemental training for volunteers who would like to become a trainer or would like to enhance their training skills.  The training will allow volunteers to practice using the EDGE method so they can become more effective when training other leaders and youth.  This training is also required for anyone who will be participating on staff at an NYLT or Woodbadge Course. For more information about this training course please contact Council Training Staff Advisor John Blasius at john.blasius@scouting.org

Date Time Location
Registration
2/23/19 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Hidden Valley Scout Reservation (Loysville)

 

Wilderness and Remote First Aid TrainingWARFA

Wilderness First Aid: the assessment of and treatment given to an ill or injured person in a remote environment where definitive care by a physician and/or rapid transport is not readily available. PREREQUISITES: American Red Cross or American Heart Association CPR/AED Certification is required to complete the Wilderness First Aid course. Basic first aid training is recommended.  COURSE: 16 HRS. OVER ONE WEEKEND Sat/Sun. Classroom lectures, group activities and scenarios. Point of contact: Al at Philmom@comcast.net ; Don at w3lne@arrl.com

Required for all High Adventure Bases Tour Permits

Date Time Location
Registration
3/17/18-3/18/18 7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Camp Tuckahoe (Dillsburg) Registration Form

 

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Participants learn and develop leadership skills that will enhance their ability to “Deliver the Promise” of Scouting to youth membership. Conducted over two full weekends, the Wood Badge training teaches leadership skills and how to apply them in Scouting and in life. The course offers team building, listening and communication skills, and project and change management.  It also offers conflict management and resolution, coaching, mentoring and evaluation skills. In addition to classroom instruction, there are a variety of fun projects and interactive games that will encourage practicing the skills that are learned. Wood Badge is the embodiment of Scouting spirit.  Associations and friendships made during the course often last a lifetime.  Wood Badge recipients now number more than 100,000 and can be found in all corners of the world. For more information about this training course please contact Staff Professional Advisor Roger Chatell at roger.chatell@scouting.org.

Date Time Location
Registration
4/27/18-4/29/18

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5/18/18-5/20/18

7:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.

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7:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Camp Tuckahoe (1st weekend)

and Hidden Valley (2nd weekend)

Wood Badge Page