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Basic Training Schedule

The Basic training schedule includes information about online and instructor-led courses. Courses completed by any combination of these two methods of instruction can qualify a scout leader as trained. All adult leaders must take Youth Protection Training every two years which is offered online. Additional courses to become trained which are listed here may be chosen by the individual scout leader to suit his/her personal schedule.

Cub Scouting   Boy Scouting   Varsity   Venturing   Sea Scouts
Youth   Commissioner   Charter Organization Representative

Chartered Organization Representative

This course will give an overview of scouting and discuss the roles and responsibilities of organizations that sponsor boy scout units of any level.

Date(s) Location Valid
Oct 7, 2017 Vista   Register Online  

Commissioner Basic

This course is required for new commissioners. Learn all the tools for becoming an effective unit commissioner.

Date(s) Location Valid
TBD    

Crew/Ship Committee Challenge

Committee members learn and identify their roles and responsibilities in this course which is required for all committee members.

Date(s) Location Valid
TBD    

Cubmaster Position-Specific

This course is intended to provide Cubmasters, Assistant Cubmasters and Pack Committee Members with the information and tools they need to successfully lead a Cub Scout pack.

Date(s) Location Valid
Oct 7, 2017 Vista   Register Online  

Den Leader Position-Specific

This course is intended to provide Tiger, Wolf, Bear, and Webelos den leaders with the information and tools they need to conduct successful den meetings.

Date(s) Location Valid
Sep 28, 2017 Chula Vista   Register Online  
Oct 7, 2017 Vista   Register Online  

Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills (IOLS)

Working as patrols, this hands-on course provides adult leaders the practical outdoor skills they need to lead Scouts in the out-of-doors. Upon completion, leaders should feel comfortable teaching Scouts the basic skills required to obtain the First Class rank.

Date(s) Location Valid
Oct 13-14, 2017 Ramona   Register Online  

Pack Committee Challenge

Committee members learn and identify their roles and responsibilities in this course which is required for all committee members.

Date(s) Location Valid
Always Online  
Sep 28, 2017 Chula Vista   Register Online  
Oct 7, 2017 Vista   Register Online  

Roundtable Commissioner Basic

This course acquaints the Roundtable team with the aims, principles and specifics of their roles and responsibilities, and assists the team in developing the methods and techniques necessary to present materials and teach skills at Roundtable in an interesting way.

Date(s) Location Valid
TBD    

Scoutmaster Position-Specific

This course will provide Scoutmasters with the basic information and tools they need to lead successful Boy Scout troops. Scoutmasters and assistant Scoutmasters who complete this course, Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills, and Youth Protection Training are considered trained for those positions.

Date(s) Location Valid
Sep 23, 2017 San Diego   Register Online  
Sep 28, 2017 Chula Vista   Register Online  
Oct 7, 2017 Vista   Register Online  

Sea Scout Adult Leader Basic Training

This course is the first step in training for all Sea Scout leaders focusing on the skills and attributes necessary to be an effective advisor in the Ship’s deliverance of service to youth.

Date(s) Location Valid
TBD    

Team Committee Challenge

Varsity Team Committee members learn and identify their roles and responsibilities in this course which is required for all committee members.

Date(s) Location Valid
TBD    

Troop Committee Challenge

Committee members learn and identify their roles and responsibilities in this course which is required for all committee members.

Date(s) Location Valid
Always Online  
Sep 28, 2017 Chula Vista   Register Online  
Oct 7, 2017 Vista   Register Online  

Unit Commissioner

This course is intended to be taken by unit commissioners immediately following the acceptance of their new role.

Date(s) Location Valid
Always Online  

Varsity Coach Position-Specific

This is the position-specific training for Varsity Scout Coaches and assistant Coaches, but youth team members, team committee members, and other interested Scouters are encouraged to attend.

Date(s) Location Valid
TBD    

Venturing Advisor Position-Specific

This course will provide an introduction to the responsibilities, opportunities, and resources that will ensure a successful Venturing crew leadership experience.

Date(s) Location Valid
TBD    

Venturing Youth Protection Training

This course is designed to help crew and ship leaders to keep youth safe from abuse. It reviews the Boy Scouts of America's Youth Protection Guidelines, signs of abuse and how to report suspected abuse. This training is required of all adult Venturing and Sea Scout leaders.

Date(s) Location Valid
Always Online Two Years

Youth Protection Training (YPT)

Youth Protection training is designed to help you keep our youth safe from abuse. The course reviews the Boy Scouts of America's Youth Protection Guidelines, signs of abuse and how to report suspected abuse. This training is required of all adult leaders. Venturing and Sea Scout leaders take the program specific Venturing Leader Youth Protection Training.

Date(s) Location Valid
Always Online   
English OR Español
Two Years

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