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Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills
Date: February 10 - February 12 | Time: 8:00 pm - 10:00 am
Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills will be held at Camp Bowers February 10 through February 12, 2017. This course has a limited # of spots available. First come, first serve!
This program is a part of the Basic Adult Leader Training and is designed to give new and veteran Scout leaders the specifics of an adult Scouting role. Participation in this course qualifies the Scout leader to wear the Trained strip and is a prerequisite for Wood Badge.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
All Scoutmasters, Assistant Scoutmasters, Committee Members, Webelos Leaders, and interested parents planning to move into troop activities.
WHAT IS THE COST?
A course fee of $42 provides your course materials, supplies, trained patch, and meals including cracker-barrel. Equipment & patrol kits are provided as well.
WHAT WILL I LEARN?
This hands-on program gives the adult leader the practical skills to lead Scouts in the outdoors. By using these skills sessions in conjunction with the Boy Scout handbook and Scoutmaster handbook, you will learn to plan troop meetings in the Outdoor program, how to set up camp, cook meals, and apply Scout craft skills, leave no trace principles, and be qualified to attend Wood Badge Training.
WHAT SHOULD I BRING?
Each camper is required to complete Parts A & B of the Boy Scout Medical form and present it at check-in.
A comprehensive packing list can be found on page 268 of the newest Boy Scout Handbook.
Registration for this event has closed. Contact Kelley Orlaska at 910-395-1100 X29 for late registration.
Refund Policy Fees are generally not refundable; however they are transferable to other Scouts in the same unit. Full refunds will only be considered if requested in writing using the Activity Transfer/Refund Request Form a minimum of two weeks prior to the start of Council organized activity (cub camp, merit badge days, jamboree, Philmont, etc.) and are subject to approval by the Council Camping Committee.
Partial refunds may be given for later requests due to emergencies, medical situations or mandatory summer school. Requests for partial refunds must be received in writing by the Director of Support Services no later than 10 days after the conclusion of activity and will be reviewed by the Council Camping Committee. Notify the Director of Support Services immediately if a Scout may not attend activity due to illness, injury or a personal issue. All refunds will be issued via check.
All requests for refunds must be submitted in writing and mailed to the Council Service Center attention Director of Support Services or emailed to Matthew.email@example.com Attention: Activity Transfer/Refund Request. Please include how the check should be made out, who it is to be mailed to, and all pertinent information in relation to the reason for the refund.