This forum discussion is intended to provide news and links to information about BSA training for volunteers.
Training is available via Group Training (Face-to-Face, Instructor-Led), Personal Coaching, Online Training (e-learning), and at Centers of Excellence.
Training Information :
- Scouting Training, Training for Adults, Supplemental Training
- May 2019 – Training: Why You Need It and How to Get It, (April 26, 2019, CubCast, Audio: 14:15, 26.2MB)
Basic Leader Training - for positions and roles
- Position Trained Requirements (Use latest): 7 Mar 2019, 28 Dec 2018 (posted 7 Jan 2019), 2 May 2018; Trained Leader Requirements: c.2016
- Den Chief Training
- Pack Trainer (Mentor) training requirements: Guide to Leader Training (2018), page 52
Training award forms (from Training for Adults)
- Den Leader Training Award Progress Record (Form 511-052, 2018 Printing)
- Scouter’s Training Award for Cub Scouting Progress Record (Form 511-057, 2012 Printing)
- Cubmaster’s Key Progress Record (Form 511-053, 2012 Printing)
Learning library and program resources
- CUBHUB BLOG
- CUB SCOUTING - Youth Grades K-5 - BSA program introduction with links to leader resources,
- Lone Scout Friend and Counselor Guidebook (511-420, 2019 printing, 24 pages) - A guide for those who present or support the Lone Scout Program; Guide to Advancement - 220.127.116.11 Lone Scouting
- Safe Scouting - The on-line version of the Guide to Safe Scouting) (GTSS) is the single most up to date source of BSA’s commitment to Safe Scouting.
- STEM Nova Awards program Counselors & Mentors courses: Online orientation, BSA STEM - Training for Leaders (SVMBC), D83 STEM Nova Counselor Instructor’s Guide (11 pages), D83 STEM Nova Counselor Self Study Guide (8 pages), D82 Supernova Mentor Training Mentor’s Guide (December 2013, 23 pages)
- William T. Hornaday Awards - Becoming and Advisor, 13 audio MP3 sessions. - Listen to key points about being a Hornaday advisor.
Some previous related Scoutbook threads
- Cub Scout Family Program 2018-2019
- Unit Training Report Launched (New report launched May 2018)
- Pack Trainer; History: PT basic and supplemental training 2015 and beyond
- How to take D70 Fundamentals in Training?
- Adult Training
- The Training Manager Tool
- Legacy forum - BSA Training for Cub Scouting Volunteers - 150 replies
- Search legacy Cub Scouting forum for “BSA Training”.
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2019-06-07: Copied from legacy forum header:, Links verified.
2019-06-19 10:16 pm PDT: Last updated.