*Scout Leader Training for Cub, Boy, Troop Committee & MB Counselors

04/16/11 - 04/16/11

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Scout Leader Training

Saturday, April 16, 2011

Point Mallard Pkwy Baptist Church

3518 Indian Hills Road SE

Decatur, AL  35603

Registration begins at 8:00 AM

   Please pre-register on-line by e-mailing the trainers listed below so we have plenty of handouts.


Cost:  $2 to cover materials.  Anyone taking classes that last into the afternoon (such as the Scoutmaster Leader Specific Training) needs to bring a sack lunch or an additional $5 for lunch (sandwiches).




Cub Scout Leader Specific Training

9:30 AM – 11:00 AM   Introduction to Cub Scouting

If you have attended the Introduction to Cub Scouting (have attended basic Cub Scout Leader training before) you only need to attend the split session for your current role.

11:00 AM – 12:30 PM Leader Specific split sessions.

This training is composed of two parts.  The Introduction to Cub Scouting gives an overview of the Cub Scout program and how a pack operates.  The second part is the leader specific breakout sessions for:

Tiger Cub Leaders                                        Cub Scout Den Leaders                       Webelos Den Leaders

Cubmaster and Assistant Cubmaster             Pack Committee Members

Register with Henry Gilson, Jr.  mailto:henry.l.gilson-jr@boeing.com





BSA Scoutmaster / Assistant Scoutmaster Leader Specific Training 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM

      This is the initial training for Scoutmasters and Assistant Scoutmasters (and other interested persons).  This course covers the essentials of their leadership positions and provides information to help them become successful Scout leaders.  Learn about working with the boys, troop organization, the patrol method, the outdoor program, the advancement program, and program planning.  To be fully trained, Scoutmasters and Assistant Scoutmasters must also attend the Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills Training (OLS). The next  OLS course will be held October 22-24, 2010 at Camp Jackson.

      Register with Elaine Ziegler at mailto:egziegler@charter.net



BSA Troop Committee Challenge Training   9:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Troop Committee Training is for troop committee members, although parents and other troop leaders are invited to attend.  Learn about the responsibilities of a troop committee, how the committee should be organized, and the positions to be filled on the committee.

Register with Beverly Hood at mailto:bclemon2@csc.com



Merit Badge Counselor Training 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Learn all about being a merit badge counselor, from getting registered to how the merit badge process works.  No charge if you only take this course.  This course is a one-time requirement for all Merit Badge Counselors.

Register with Cheryl Heeth at mailto:rmheeth@bellsouth.net