You’ve completed online training, attended a few meetings, maybe even gone to a district or council meeting. So what now?
Basic Adult Leader Outdoor Orientation
BALOO training is the Cub Scout leader training required for any Cub Scout den or pack outdoor event, including pack camping overnighters and Webelos den overnighters.
BALOO training has two components—an online component and a practical, hands-on component. Both components must be completed to qualify as a “TRAINED”
Cub Scout outdoor leader.
The online component must be completed prior to the practical component. The online
training contains introductory and basic information that will be built upon during the
Great for Cubmasters & Asst. Cubmasters
Why should I take this training?
You’ve taken on the role of Cubmaster or Assistant Cubmaster; thank you! It’s a big responsibility but you’re not in it alone – all of your Den Leaders and your Pack Committee wants to help you be successful and run a fun program for all the Cub Scouts in your pack. The best way to start is to get trained with the basic information you need to know about how to plan a monthly pack meeting, what activities your pack may want to do over the next year, and more.
Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills
Working as patrols, this hands-on course provides adult leaders the practical outdoor skills they need to lead Scouts in the out-of-doors. Upon completion, leaders should feel comfortable teaching Scouts the basic skills required to obtain the First Class rank. Along with Scoutmaster Specifics this course is required of all direct contact leaders registered in Scouts BSA Troops in order to be considered “trained”.
A Must for New Scoutmasters & Asst. Scoutmasters
“One of the purposes of Wood Badge training is to get Scouters to think about the practice of Scouting, to meet together, to exchange experiences, and to live together in the spirit of the Scout Oath.”Learn more, or look for a course