Youth Leader Training

The training of youth leaders to better carry out the scout program is vital to the mission of the Boy Scouts of America.  This page was created to help guide youth leaders through training opportunities available through the Yocona Area Council and on-line.

Boy Scout Youth Leader Training
Venturing Youth Leader Training

 

Boy Scout Youth Leader Training 

Troop Leader Training - This training course is offered at the troop level by your scoutleader.  Troop Leader Training should be offered annually by the troop.  Contact your Scoutleader for more information.  Scoutleaders if you have questions or need help conducting your Troop Leader Training contact your the council office. 

 

 

 

National Youth Leadership Training - (NYLT) National Youth Leadership Training is an exciting, action-packed program designed for councils to provide youth members with leadership skills and experience they can use in their home troops and in other situations demanding leadership of self and others. 

 

 

   
 

 

National Advanced Youth Leadership Experince- (NAYLE) This is an advanced training course offered at the national level. The mission of National Advanced Youth Leadership Experience is to provide Scouts with a Philmont-based wilderness encounter that motivates them to follow a life of helping others succeed based on the values expressed in the Scout Oath and Law. If you are interested in attending NAYLE contact the scout office.
Den Chief Training - Den Chief is offered on-line at the On-Line Learning Center.

Leave No Trace  is not simply a program for visiting the backcountry, it is an attitude and a way of life that begins with you and your unit. There are many different levels of Leave No Trace ranging from an Awareness Workshop to Master Educator Training.  Recommended for adults and older youth.  Required training for the LNT Trainer Troop leadership position. For more information contact Staff Advisor Mitch Johnson

 

Venturing Youth Leader Training

Venturing Crew Officers Orientation - Offered on-line through the Venturing Website

 

Venturing Leadership Skills Course - (VLSC) Offered as needed at the unit level by crews.  If you or your unit is interested in hosting a VLSC contact your Crew Advisor or the council office.  ****VLSC is being changed to Introduction to Leadership Skills for Crews****

National Youth Leadership Training - (NYLT) National Youth Leadership Training is an exciting, action-packed program designed for councils to provide youth members with leadership skills and experience they can use in their home crews and in other situations demanding leadership of self and others. 

 

Kodiak - The Kodiak Venturing leadership course is unique in that it is offered in an exciting and challenging atmosphere using whatever high-adventure resources you have available. Kodiak is offered at the Crew and Council level. If you are interested in attending a Kodiak course contact your Crew Advisor or the council office for more information.

 

 

 

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