Category: Training

Trek Safely Retired

A cross-functional team has completed an evaluation of the training formerly known as Trek Safely and recommended it be retired. The online training and resources have been removed and we will be updating NCAP standards to reflect the change as

Philmont Training Center 2019 Conferences – There’s still time to register for this summer!

The Philmont Training Center has a robust lineup of conferences scheduled this summer to meet the needs of every level of Scouting! Unit service, program delivery, training and dozens more are designed to help volunteers and professionals from across the

Specialized Training for Incoming Youth Leaders for 2019 Troops

Come on out and learn some of the basics of the Scouts BSA program.  This course will show new Scouts what being in Scouts BSA is all about. Click here for the flyer.

2019 Climbing Instructor Training

Highly skilled, outdoor hands-on program covering PPC Climbing Instructor (CI) Training.  By completing this training, you will be a qualified Level I CI and can help Level II CIs run exciting rock climbing programs!  With practice and proficiency, you can return

Certified Angler Instructor Course

Join the BSA Certified Angler Instructor Team to include fishing activities in recruiting and retaining Scouts at all levels: Cub Scouts,Scouts BSA and Venturing.  Weekend event includes a Friday night cracker barrel; Saturday breakfast, lunch, dinner, and cracker barrel; Sunday

New Scouts BSA Brand Guidance Training

As the Boy Scouts of America (BSA) welcomes girls into Cub Scouts and older girls into the Scouts BSA program starting on February 1, it is important that families understand the program or organization they are joining. To ensure that

Be Prepared: Fostering Resilience in Scouts Coping with Loss

The SCOUTStrong Healthy Living Initiative brings attention to the emotional fitness of Scouts. Dr. W. Walter Menninger, M.D, (BSA National Advisory Board; Silver Buffalo) says, “Of all the injuries from the dozens of campouts that I have attended, the hardest

“Be Prepared: Fostering Resilience in Scouts Coping with Loss” Seminars

The SCOUTStrong Healthy Living Initiative brings attention to the emotional fitness of Scouts. Dr. W. Walter Menninger, M.D, (BSA National Advisory Board; Silver Buffalo) says, “Of all the injuries from the dozens of campouts that I have attended, the hardest

Youth Protection Updated Version

At the end of February, the online YP Course will be replaced with an updated version. If you have started—but not completed—the current Y01 Youth Protection Training: You must complete the training before March 1, 2019, or any progress you

Raritan Valley District First Aid Meet

The Raritan Valley District held their annual First Aid Meet on Saturday, December 8 at the Somerset County Emergency Services Training Academy in Hillsborough. Two hundred and nine Boy Scouts tested their first aid skills at various stations. The Scouts