Fast Start: Fast Start provides an immediate comfort level for new leaders and enables you to say, “I can do this!” Each program gives leaders information on planning and conducting their first meeting and even demonstrates a meeting you can use. Cub Scout Fast Start is offered by video in your district, or you can take it online by following the link provided.
Youth Protection Training: Youth Protection Training is required for every registered adult leader in Pack 957. You have 90 days from the submission of your adult registration to participate in Youth Protection Training, and then you will need to renew the training every three years. Youth Protection Training helps adult leaders to recognize signs of abuse and teaches the scouting principles in place to protect not only the children but leaders as well.
New Leader Essentials: New Leader Essentials is an introductory session that highlights the values, aims, history, funding, and methods of Scouting. It addresses how these aims and methods are reached in an age-appropriate style within Cub Scouting, Boy Scouting, Varsity Scouting, and Venturing. Each registered leader will find this to be a valuable tool in understanding the basics of the Scouting program.
Cub Leader Specific Training: Once you have a solid overview of the Boy Scout’s values-based program, you can begin training for a specific Scouting position through Leader Specific training. The training provides the specialized knowledge a new leaders needs to assume a leadership role. Each course is designed for a specific leadership position and has been developed for the following positions and their assistants:
BALOO: (Basic Adult Leader Outdoor Orientation) This training will provide the necessary knowledge and skills for a pack to be able to go Family Camping. Each pack is required to have a BALOO trained individual on any family campout. Training Form
Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills: Outdoor skills are critical to the success of the Scouting program, and Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills will provide leaders with the basic outdoor skills information needed to start a program right. Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills is the required outdoor training for all Scoutmasters, Assistant Scoutmasters and Varsity Scout coaches. The skills taught are based on the outdoor skills found in the Boy Scout Handbook. Training Form
What is Woodbadge Training? http://www.woodbadge.org