Den Chief Training

Who can serve as a Den Chief?

A Den Chief is a youth member of a Boy Scout Troop, Varsity Team or Venturing Crew who works with a Den of Cub Scouts. Yes, even GIRLS who are members of a coed Venturing Crew can serve as a Den Chief!!

What do I need?

To be an effective Den Chief, you must be trained. You can attend the annual Den Chief Conference for training and you should have the Den Chief Handbook with you at all times when you are a Den Chief. Handbooks can be purchased from the Kansas City Scout Shop.

When is Training?

Den Chief training is available online.  Be sure to print and save your completion certificate.

You can also check your district's training schedule to see if it's coming to your area. The Council Den Chief Training is November 1, 2014 at University of Scouting.

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