Blue Elk District Training

Boy Scout Training Dates:

Blue Elk District Training Events 2016

Boy Scout Trainings

Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills (OLS)

April 15-16

Location:  American Legion Farm or TBA ( will give advanced notice if change)

Cost: $ 15 ( includes food for the event, materials, and handouts) Cash or Check Only made out to HOAC

Time: Registration begins at 5pm on the 15th / Classes start at 5:30 sharp

Items: Class A, and Class B, Outdoor camping gear, Outdoor clothing, lawn chair, physical

Optional: Scout Handbook, paper, pencil, flag building material,

Welcome: All scouts who will be turning 18 before the end of HRB Scout Camp, any Scouter over the age of 18 

 

October 21-22

Location:  American Legion Farm or TBA ( will give advanced notice if change)

Cost: $ 15 ( includes food for the event, materials, and handouts) Cash or Check Only made out to HOAC

Time: Registration begins at 5pm on the 21st / Classes start at 5:30 sharp

Items: Class A, and Class B, Outdoor camping gear, Outdoor clothing, lawn chair, physical

Optional: Scout Handbook, paper, pencil, flag building material,

Welcome: All scouts who will be turning 18 before the end of HRB Scout Camp, any Scouter over the age of 18

 

Scoutmaster Specific Training

April 16th

Location: American Legion Farm or TBA (will give advanced notice if change)

Cost: Free

Time: Registration begins at 1:30 pm and Class begins at 2pm sharp

Items: A lawn Chair, pen, paper, Scout Handbook

Welcome: All scouts who will be turning 18 before the end of HRB Scout Camp, any Scouter over the age of 18 

 

October 22nd

Location: American Legion Farm or TBA (will give advanced notice if change)

Cost: Free

Time: Registration begins at 1:30 pm and Class begins at 2pm sharp

Items: A lawn Chair, pen, paper, Scout Handbook

Welcome: All scouts who will be turning 18 before the end of HRB Scout Camp, any Scouter over the age of 18 

For more information or to preregister for a class contact Joseph Wilkinson

Joseph Wilkinson
Blue Elk Training Chair
(816) 726-3446
the4wilks@yahoo.com

 

 

 

Cub Scout Training Dates:

~ All Cub Scout trainings will be held at 705 W. Walnut in Independence begining at 9:00 am and ending at 11:30 am unless otherwise noted ~

February 13, 2016 -------- Committee Challange

March 12, 2016 ------- Cub Mast, Assistant Cubmaster Training

September 10, 2016 ------ Den Leader Training

October 8, 2016 ------ Committee Challange

November 12, 2016 ------ Cubmaster, Assistant Cubmaster Training

 

For more info:  Joe Wilkinson at the4wilks@yahoo.com

                        Rusty Sampson at mtn_rusty@yahoo.com

                       

 

COR Training:

COR Training will be held at the February and November District Roundtables in 2016.

For more information, please contact:

John Sheehy
COR Training
(816) 224-1010.

Other Training:

  • Merit Badge Counselor Training – held at Roundtables in January, March, May, September, and November.

NYLT (National Youth Leader Training):

The course is scheduled for June 5-10, 2016 or June 6-11, 2016 at Naish Scout Reservation.

Please click here for more information.

Myscouting.org

There are many training courses that can be taken online at www.myscouting.org.

  • Create an account - this can be done with or without your BSA membership ID.
  • If you enter your membership ID, your training records will be updated at the Council Office.
  • If you are not yet registered, you can still take training, just print the certificate at the end of each course.
  • After your account is created you will receive an email with a link. Click the link to activate your myscouting account. This must be done before you can log in. If you do not receive an email, check your spam/junk folder.
  • Once you log in to myscouting, click E-Learning on the left hand side. Trainings are listed under tabs (Cub Scout, Boy Scout, Venturing, and General).
  • Submit your certificate of completion to your District Training Chair.
  • Click on training validation* to review what courses you have taken, this includes courses recorded at the Council Office.

*After logging onto MyScouting.org , click on “Training Validation” and you can check to see if your trainings have been recorded in the Council’s computer system.

We are encouraging all units to use this system to check the training status of all of their leaders. All you need is a list of membership ID Numbers and you can review the training status of the registered adult leaders. A list of these numbers can be found on your charter paperwork or you can obtain a list from your District Professional.