Red-Tailed Hawk District Training


Serving southern Johnson County, Kansas between Interstate 35 and Highway 69, including the cities and towns of Olathe, Overland Park, Stanley, and Spring Hill.

Important Information

You have probably arrived at this site because you know that Scouting could not exist without the efforts of dedicated volunteers. THANK YOU for choosing to help make a positive impact in the lives of today's youth. In order to ensure that a quality program is delivered to each youth, the Heart of America Council has put a training initiative in place for all leaders. It is very important that every adult leader be trained in his or her position.

Click here to view the courses you need to be fully trained in your position

In an effort to generate the most up-to-date training records for each unit, it is important that your online training be properly recorded. Visit MyScouting.org to create an account and take the proper training. Once you have setup an account, it is vital that you enter your membership ID number. Your membership ID number is located on the front of your BSA membership card in the bottom center of the card.  If you do not have your BSA membership ID card handy or you do not know your membership ID number, please email Cortland Bolles or Elisa Corry for your membership ID number.

Click here to view a tutorial on how to correctly setup your Membership ID

District Training Schedule

Course Name Training For Date Time Location Cost Contact Notes
Chartered Organization Representative (COR) Training Required for Chartered Organization Representatives March 5, 2015 7:00 - 8:00 p.m. Olathe Community of Christ Church, 15520, S Ridgeview Rd, Olathe, KS None Ron Puls None
Introduction to Outdoor Leadership Skills (IOLS) Required for Scoutmasters, Asst. Scoutmasters, Varsity Coaches, Crew Advisors March 28-29, 2015 5:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Camp Timberlake, 8285 W 179th St, Stilwell, KS $20 Frank Coletti Overnight course.  Registration Cut-off on March 15, 2015.  Required Pre-Course Meeting on March 17, 8:30 p.m. at Olathe Christian Church, 1115 S Ridgeview, Olathe, KS.
Scoutmaster / Asst. Scoutmaster Position Specific Training Required for all Scoutmasters & Asst. Scoutmasters; recommended for Troop Committee Members March 28, 2015   Camp Timberlake, 8285 W 179th St, Stilwell, KS $2 Frank Coletti None
Basic Adult Leader Outdoor Orientation (BALOO) Cub Scout Leaders March 28, 2015 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Camp Timberlake, 8285 W 179th St, Stilwell, KS $2 Val Schaff None
Outdoor Leadership Skills for Webelos Leaders (OWL) Cub Scout Leaders March 28-29, 2015 5:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Camp Timberlake, 8285 W 179th St, Stilwell, KS   Val Schaff Overnight course.
Varsity Coach Position Specific Training Required for Varsity Team Coaches April 25, 2015 8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Olathe LDS Stake Center, 15915 W 143rd St, Olathe, KS None Dennis Johnson None
Venturing Adult Leader Position Specific Trainings Required for Venture Leaders June 13, 2015 8:30 a.m. First Baptist Church or Olathe, 2024 E 151st St, Olathe, KS None Linda Weerts Venturing Committee Challenge runs 8:30 - 11:30 a.m.  Venturing Advisor Position Speficic runs 8:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Outdoor Leadership Skills for Webelos Leaders (OWL) Cub Scout Leaders September 19-20, 2015 5:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Camp Timberlake, 8285 W 179th St, Stilwell, KS   Frank Colletti Overnight course.
Introduction to Outdoor Leadership Skills (IOLS) Required for Scoutmasters, Asst. Scoutmasters, Varsity Coaches, Crew Advisors September 19-20, 2015 5:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Camp Timberlake, 8285 W 179th St, Stilwell, KS $20 Frank Coletti Overnight course.
Chartered Organization Representative (COR) Training Required for Chartered Organization Representatives October 1, 2015 7:00 - 8:00 p.m. Olathe Community of Christ Church, 15520, S Ridgeview Rd, Olathe, KS None Ron Puls None
Introduction to Outdoor Leadership Skills (IOLS) Required for Scoutmasters, Asst. Scoutmasters, Varsity Coaches, Crew Advisors October 23-24, 2015 6:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Naish Scout Reservation, 1100 Martinek Ln, Kansas City, KS $20 Dennis Johnson Overnight course.  Sunday-friendly schedule.
Varsity Coach Position Specific Training Required for Varsity Team Coaches November 7, 2015 8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Olathe LDS Stake Center, 15915 W 143rd St, Olathe, KS None Dennis Johnson None

 

Red-Tailed Hawk District Training Registration

Welcome to the Red-Tailed Hawk District Training Registration site! Here you can sign up for any of our district's instructor-led training courses.

Simply review the course list below, select which training you are taking from the drop down list, and click 'continue' at the bottom. If you do not know the information for a particular question, you may leave it blank.

BALOO (C32)

Where: Camp Timberlake (former Girl Scouts camp), 8285 West 179th Street, Stilwell, KS
When: Saturday, March 28, 2015 - Course begins at 8:00am and will run until 4:00pm
Who: For all interested Cub Scout Leaders
Cost: $2.00
More Info: Contact Val Schaff at vschaff09@gmail.com
 

COR Training (D72)

When:  March 5, 2015 RTH Roundtable
   October 1, 2015 at RTH Roundtable, Contact: Ron Puls at redwolfmic1@att.net
   COR Training for LDS (as needed), Contact Anita Guernsey at anitagsy@gmail.com

 

Den Chief Training (C31)

When: Time and Date TBD

Introduction to Outdoor Leadership Skills (IOLS) (S31)    

Where: Camp Timberlake (former Girl Scouts camp), 8285 West 179th Street, Stilwell, KS
When: March 27-28, 2015  - Course begins at 5:00 pm.  This is an overnight course and will conclude at approximately 5:00 on Sunday
Cut off Date:  March 15th a will be required
Who: Required course for all Scoutmaster/Asst. Scoutmaster, Varsity Coaches, and Venturing Crew Advisors
Required pre-course meeting:  March 17, 8:30, Olathe Christian Church, 1115 S. Ridgeview, Olathe, KS
Cost: $10 to cover the cost of food
More Info: Contact Frank Colletti, at fcolletti@kc.rr.com

      Future Courses to be held

                       September 19-20, 2015    @ Camp Timberlake       fcolletti@kc.rr.com

Introduction to Outdoor Leadership Skills (IOLS)   (S11) Sunday Friendly

Where: Camp Naish, Campground South Camp McDonald

When: Oct 23&24, 2015 - Course will begin at 6:00 pm. This is an overnight course and will conclude at approximately 6:00 pm on Saturday.

Who: Required course for all Scoutmaster/Asst. Scoutmaster, Team Coaches and Venturing Crew Advisors

Cost: $20 to cover the cost of food

More Info: Contact Dennis Johnson, RTH Trainer 913-626-4700 or dejohnson@powereng.com

 

 

 

Outdoor Leadership Skills for Webelos Leaders (OWL)   formally WELOE (C33)

Where: Camp Timberlake (former Girl Scouts camp), 8285 West 179th Street, Stilwell, KS

When: Saturday, March 28 – 29, 2015- Course begins at 5:00 pm Saturday until 5:00pm Sunday

Who: For all interested Cub Scout Leaders

More Info: Contact: Val Schaff at vschaff09@gmail.com

 

Scoutmaster/Asst. Scoutmaster Position-Specific (S24)

 

Where: Camp Timberlake (former Girl Scouts camp), 8285 West 179th Street, Stilwell, KS

When: Saturday, March 28, 2015

Who: Required for all Scoutmasters and Asst. Scoutmasters, and recommended for

               Troop Committee Members

More Info: Contact Frank Colletti at (913) 406-2995, fcolletti@kc.rr.com

               Cost:  $2.00

Future Courses:

          March 26, 2016 at Camp Timberlake

 

Venturing Adult Leader Training (P21)

Where: First Baptist Church of Olathe, 2024 E 151st St, Olathe, KS  66062

When: Saturday, Saturday, February 7, 2015

Venturing Committee Challenge (WS12)   8:30 – 11:30

Venturing Advisor Position Specific Training (P21)– 8:30 – 1:30

More Info: Contact Linda Weerts, 913-219-5976 or lindaweerts@yahoo.com

Future Dates:    Saturday June 13, 2015

Saturday December 5, 2015

 

Varsity Coach Leader Specific Leader Training (V21)   -

Spring Varsity Leader Training

Where: Olathe LDS Stake Center, 15915 W 143rd St, Olathe, KS 66062

When: April 25, 2014 - Course will be from 8:00AM-1:00PM

Who: Required course for all Varsity Team Coaches

More Info: Contact Dennis Johnson, RTH Trainer 913-626-4700 or dejohnson@powereng.com

 

Fall Varsity Leader Training

Where: TBD

When: November 7, 2014 - Course will be from 8:00AM-1:00PM

Who: Required course for all Varsity Team Coaches

More Info: Contact Dennis Johnson, RTH Trainer 913-626-4700 or dejohnson@powereng.com

 

 

 

WELOE (C33)

Where: Camp Timberlake (former Girl Scouts camp), 8285 West 179th Street, Stilwell, KS

When: Saturday, March 28 – 29, 2015- 5:00pm Saturday until 5:00pm Sunday

Who: For all interested Cub Scout Leaders

More Info: Contact: Frank Colletti at  fcolletti@kc.rr.com

    Future Courses to be held

               September 19-20, 2015    @ Camp Timberlake

 

 

  

 
 
For other Johnson County training opportunities, please click here.

 

Cub Scout Specific Training

Cub Scout training can be completed online at MyScouting.org.

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 Co-Ed Venturing Crew can serve as a Den Chief!!

To be an effective Den Chief, you must be trained.

COR Training

This training will be held at the May and November Roundtables. No need to register. Training will begin at approximately 7:30pm after the general session.

Merit Badge Counselor Training

Merit Badge Counselor Training will be held at the Red-Tailed Hawk Roundtable in March, May, September and November following the general session.

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