Category: Training

Be part of the NNJC/PPC Powder Horn on April 23-26, 2020.

Powder Horn is designed to expose Scouting adults and youth to activities and resources necessary to operate a successful outdoor/High Adventure program. Program highlights may include: ATVs, backpacking, conservation, cycling/mountain biking, emergency preparedness, expedition planning, wilderness first aid, fly fishing,

Commissioner Basic Training

A good commissioner can make the difference between a pack, troop, crew, ship or team that is struggling, and one that is ready to take on the world. Learn how to make this difference! After all, our Scouts deserve it!

Black River / Fishawack Webelos First Aid Rally

The Black River /Fishawack Webelos First Aid Rally was held at Camp Somers on Saturday February 8th.  A total of over 50 Webelos and their adult partners attended the event.  The youth were trained in their ‘first responder’ requirements and

Den Chief Training

One of the best helpers for a Cub Scout den leader or Webelos leader is a den chief, a Scout who can help with activities, advancement, ceremonies, crafts and other den events. And the best den chief is one who

Watchung Mountain Adult Award Nominations Are Open

Nominations for volunteer recognition are now open.  The volunteers of Watchung Mountain District provide exceptional service to youth.  The only way for adults to be recognized is by compiling a nomination form.  We have now made the process very simple. 

Cub Scout Leader Position Specific Training

A training course for new Cub Scout leaders will be hosted by the Watchung Mountain District on Dec. 14, 2019. This training will highlight the Cub Scout program. Three sessions will run concurrently. Choose the session that matches your position:

Raritan Valley First Aid Meet

The Raritan District will be holding its annual First Aid Meet on Saturday December 14, 2019. It is expected that over 350 Scouts BSA members will participate in the event. The First Aid Meet is an opportunity for Scouts to

Introduction to Scouts BSA and Troop Leadership for Start-Up Troops

October 25-27, 2019 at Mount Allamuchy Scout Reservation. For the full flyer, click here.

Summer Training Opportunities at Patriots’ Path Council

NYLT August 4 to 10th November 8-10 and 15-19th Click Here to Register for NYLT   Scoutmaster/Assistant Scoutmaster Position-Specific Training at PPC Summer Camps Mount Allamuchy Scout Reservation – Camp Somers Dining Hall July 11th                 July 18th                 July

NYLT – National Youth Leadership Training

BE, KNOW, DO – what every leader needs to be. NYLT is the only council-wide youth training program that is not designed to be program specific.  NYLT is a rigorous youth leadership training program that provides skills for life and