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Nashua Valley Council, BSA • 1980 Lunenburg Rd. • Lancaster, MA 01523
978-534-3532

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Adult Training

Adult Training

Nashua Valley Council offers numerous training courses throughout the year to prepare our volunteers to deliver the Scouting program. Most training is free to participants. Nashua Valley also partners with neighboring councils to make training available to our volunteers.

Outdoor Skills for Webelos Leaders (OWL)

When: September 24, 2015 9AM-6PM
Where: Camp Wanocksett
Cost: No cost

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Designed specifically for Webelos den leaders and their assistants, the Outdoor Leader Skills for Webelos Leaders course teaches outdoor-related skills through demonstration and hands-on practice. Webelos den leaders should attend this training before conducting Webelos overnight camping with the boys and parents of the den. In addition to covering basic camping skills, this training features planning campouts and finding resources.

Webelos den campouts serve to move the Webelos Scout to the next level of BSA's ever-increasing challenge in the outdoors. The Webelos overnight camping experience helps introduce the boy and his parent will be introduced to the basics of Boy Scout camping.

Bring a bag lunch and a water bottle.

Cub Scout Leader Specific Training

When: Saturday, September 10, 2016 8 AM - 11 AM
Where: Council Service Center, Lancaster, MA
Cost: There is no charge for this training

This training program is for Cub Scout leaders who are new to the program or the position, or just need to bring their knowledge up to date. The course aims to help leaders gain confidence that the challenge is a manageable one, and understand the resources available to support them in this role.

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Cub Scout Leader Training Online

Basic, position specific training for Cub Scout leaders is now available online at www.myscouting.org. This includes training for: Tiger Den Leaders, Wolf Den Leaders, Bear Den Leaders, Webelos Den Leaders, Cubmaster, Pack Trainer, and Pack Committee. Cub Scout leaders are considered to be fully trained once they have completed the following courses: This is Scouting, Cub Scout Fast Start, Cub Scout Leader Position-Specific, and Youth Protection.

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