Adult leaders in units are considered trained and eligible to wear the official Trained emblem when they have completed Youth Protection Training and the training courses outlined below, or have completed Youth Protection Training and a previous basic training course when it was current.
Youth Protection Training is a joining requirement for all registered adults and must be retaken every two years!
Position-Specific for your position*
Scoutmaster and Assistant Scoutmaster Position-Specific and
Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills (Scoutmasters and assistants)
Troop Committee Challenge (committee members)
VENTURING & SEA SCOUTS**
Venturing Advisor Position-Specific (Advisors and assistants)
Crew Committee Challenge (committee members)
All adults in Ships: Sea Scout Adult Leader Basic
* Pack Trainers take Pack Committee Challenge and Fundamentals of Training.
** Venturing Youth Protection Training Chartered Organization Representatives take
This Is Scouting and Training the Chartered Organization Representative.
***As of today, Youth Protection for all levels, Cub Leader Position-Specific Training, Troop Committee Challenge, and Venturing Position-Specific Training are available online through my.scouting.org. All other trainings are held as in classroom sessions.***
Training on Request
In an effort to meet the changing needs of our volunteers, the Council and District Training Committees are committed to providing training where and when you need it. This Training on Request is facilitated by the volunteer Training Committee staff. If you and your Unit or several Units in your area would like a training course offered for you, we can help. Please fill out this Request for Training form and submit it to the Council Training Chair, or fill out the online Request for Training below.