Three Opportunities to Boost your Cub Scouting Expertise

December 1, 2015
Exciting Opportunities to Increase Scouting Expertise

Increase Your Scouting Expertise with these Great Learning Opportunities!

You’ve heard the rules of real estate are “location location location” but in Scouting we say “training, training, training!” And right now there are some amazing experiences to up your Scouting expertise that you can register for today. As learning opportunities, training retreats and leadership skills workshops, these events, offered at one of the Boy Scouts of America’s finest venues, are a real chance to take your Scouting leadership to the next level.

From recruitment resources to leadership techniques, become the leader you dream of being for your Cub Scouts. Check out the opportunities below at the famed Philmont Training Center, then register and mark your calendars accordingly!

◊Elevate!…to a High Performing Cub Scout Pack!

Learn what it takes to move your Pack to the next level! Take a deep dive into topics that include effective recruiting practices, growing your Pack, supporting Cub Scouts on their advancement journey, converting parents from bystanders to engaged Pack volunteers, and leading fun and exciting Pack meetings. Move your Pack from “great” to “epic” by ensuring you know what it takes to deliver the life-changing experiences only Cub Scouting can provide! Designed for: Pack Committee Members, Cubmasters and Unit Commissioners.

Philmont Training Center:
Registration Info
Week 3 – June 19-25, 2016
Week 6 – July 10-16, 2016
Week 9 – July 31-August 6, 2016
Week 11 – August 14-20, 2016 (Titled “Building Successful Packs…”)

◊Cub Scouting’s Outdoor Skills & Fun!

Put the “outing” back in Scouting…Cub Scouting that is! Learn fun ways to teach boys about the outdoors. Develop new strategies to ensure more of your Cub Scouts experience the outdoors and engage in the wilderness around them. Learn how to enhance their outdoor experience with new games, creative fun and more! From campfire songs, to outdoor requirements, you’ll become an expert in leading Cub Scouting’s outdoor skills & fun! Designed for: Cubmasters, Den Leaders, Camp Committees and Program Planners.

Philmont Training Center:
Registration Info
Week 3 – June 19-25, 2016
Week 7 – July 17-23, 2016

◊Fun in Dens and Packs!

Ever sit through long, boring and/or chaotic Den or Pack meetings? Not in YOUR Den or Pack, right?!! Learn ways to keep your great meetings going throughout the next Cub Scouting year! From planning and preparation to new and innovative meeting sparklers, you’ll learn new songs, skits, activities and more. And you’ll develop the knowledge, strategies and skills to ensure your Cub Scouts are engaged, learning and having fun. You’ll learn about the tools and resources available to help you deliver a great Cub Scouting experience! Designed for: Den Leaders, Cubmasters and Pack Committees.

Philmont Training Center:
Registration Info
Week 8 – July 24-30, 2016
Week 10 – August 7-13, 2016

Be sure to share these opportunities to boost your Scouting expertise with those who qualify in your Pack and District, and plan now to have an unforgettable experience in leadership training with the Boy Scouts of America.

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