Baloo and Introduction Outdoor Leader Skills Training
LEADER OUTDOOR ORIENTATION
This one day course is designed as an introduction to the Cub Scout outdoor
program for those leaders who are interested in adding a camping component to
their Pack activities. BALOO is an instructor-led course which is conducted at
the Council level. BSA's Cub Scout level camping policies will be taught along
with the necessary tools to help units carry out a successful camping
Completion of this course is mandatory for at least one adult on a Pack
The South Plains Council will be offering BALOO on November 17, 2012 and on March 9, 2013.For more information contact Todd Newberry at firstname.lastname@example.org or at 806-543-7586.
INTRODUCTION TO OUTDOOR LEADER SKILLS
Outdoor Leader Skills will provide Boy Scout leaders with the basic outdoor
skills information needed to start and guide a program the right way.
Completion of this course is the required outdoor training for all Scoutmasters
and assistant Scoutmasters. The skills taught are based on the outdoor skills
found in The Boy Scout Handbook.
Completion of this course is necessary for Scoutmasters and Assistant Scoutmasters to be trained.
The South Plains Council will be offering this course on April 5th & 6th, 2013 at Camp Post. For more information contact Todd Newberry at email@example.com or at 806-543-7586.
Many types of adult training can now be taken online. Sign up for an account on the MyScouting.org
site to take and record important required training, such as Youth Protection
, as mentioned above, and a variety of other online classes related to activities in Scouting.
Our Challenging Outdoor Personal Experience (COPE)
course comprises a series of outdoor challenges, beginning with basic group initiative games and progressing to more complicated low-course and high-course activities. Programs are available for both Scout training and for non-Scouting organizational use as a unique way to promote team-building skills, provide unique challenges and build the distinct character of your company or organization.