"Success in training the boy depends largely on the Scoutmaster's own personal example." Sir Robert Baden Powell
Basic Adult Leader Outdoor Orientation
Training for Pack Leaders wishing to add an outdoor component to their pack program. Completion of this course is mandatory for a MINIMUM OF ONE adult on a Pack overnighter.
Wood Badge is an advanced, national leadership course open only to Scouting volunteers and professionals.
The Mississippi Valley Council is hosting a 2019 course.
The Abraham Lincoln Council be hosting a course August 21-23, 2020 @ Camp Illinek and September 17-19, 2020 @ Camp Bunn.
Fundamentals of Training
This is the first part of the three-part train-the-trainer continuum (T3) in the BSA. The course introduces teaching techniques and skills to new Scout trainers but is also designed to help all Scouters present effective training. Intended for both youth and adult trainers.
Chartered Organization Representative Training
This training provides information regarding the relationship between a Scouting unit, its chartered organization, and how the Chartered Organization Representative serves as the liaison between the two.
Merit Badge Counselor Training
Learn the proper way to counsel a merit badge, details of the advancement process, and how to guide Scouts to Success.