Training

Adult Leader Training

A trained leader is knowledgeable and confident in the role being performed. The knowledge and confidence of a trained leader are quickly sensed by Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts, Varsity Scouts or Venturers and are a positive influence on their lives. Every youth deserves a trained leader! MORE......


Upcoming Adult Leader Training Events:

February and March annually
Wood Badge - Welcome to Wood Badge, the ultimate leadership training program for the adult leaders of the Boy Scouts of America. Experience two weekends which reflect the best of nearly a century of Scouting experience. This course draws upon the most current leadership models used by corporate America, academic circles, and successful outdoor leadership organizations throughout the country. Join us and discover the best of the traditions and experiences of Wood Badge and explore the latest in leadership theory and team development.

April and October annually
Outdoor Leader Skills -  at Tanah Keeta Scout Reservation. Part of basic training for Scoutmasters/Assistant Scoutmasters and fulfills the Webelos Outdoor Leader specific for the Webelos Den Leader training award, this course (S11) is open to anyone who camps with the Scouts. If you would like a basic introduction to the outdoor skills used in the Scouting program, you are most welcome--no matter where you are presently in Scouting. MORE....


Youth Leader Training

Equally important is to ensure that our youth are receiving high quality training to improve their skills as leaders. Boy Scouting, Venturing, Order of the Arrow, and Summer Camp Staff are all opportunities for youth to practice and hone a variety of leadership skills that will benefit them throughout their lives. MORE....

Upcoming Youth Leader Training Events:

Winter 2017
NYLT is returning to Winter Break in 2017 under the direction of Course Director Dave Naumann. Look for details soon.