Category Archives: Training

Training opportunities

Call for Merit Badge Counselors

Talakto Scouters, I am requesting your assistance in teaching your favorite merit badge subject for the Sept. 17 merit badge college to be held at the Shelby Center at UAH. …

Aug. 20 Training Date Moved – more info soon

The adult leader training originally planned for 20 Aug has been moved to 5 Nov.  Watch this website for details on the classes offered, times, and registration information.

Looking for Instructors – Are you ready to share your knowledge?

Talakto Trainers,              In conjunction with the Merit Badge College at UAH on 17 Sep we will conduct adult leader training.  Anyone interested in instructing…

NYLT openings are still available!

Course Director John Kelton is looking for participants call 256-603-9165 or email: keltondesign@mac.com National Youth Leadership Training is an exciting, action-packed program designed for councils to provide youth members with leadership…

Wilderness First Aid Training this weekend

There will be a Wilderness Course Training being offered this weekend at Latham United Methodist Church, this weekend. Starting Friday at 5p.m.-9p.m. and Saturday starting at 8a.m. until finished.  Price is…

Scouting U 2016 registration closes soon – don’t miss out

Good afternoon Scouts and Scouters,   Scouting U is coming soon.  On Saturday, March 5th, Scouts and Scouters from around the council will meet again on the campus of Wallace…

ScoutingU Catalog Released and Registration Open

The 2016 Greater Alabama Council (GAC) Scouting University (Scouting U) continues to follow the BSA’s movement to the Scouting University program as more fully integrated continuum of training. “The mission…

Upcoming Training Opportunities – January

We are offering a unique opportunity for adults and youth to receive important leadership training in a single day. All training, except BALOO and Trainer’s Edge, are Free of Charge….

Upcoming Training Opportunities – December 2015

Every Scout deserves a Trained Leader.  Here is the latest information on training available.  Roundtable-Training-Slides-3-Dec-15.pdf

Upcoming Training Opportunities

Upcoming training opportunities: 7 Nov. – Merit Badge Counselor and Den Chief Training 7-8 Nov. – Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills 13-15 Nov. – Wilderness and Remote First Aid Course…

Wilderness First Aid November 13-15 @ Camp Jackson

Priority Medical Training (PMT) is offering to the BSA the Wilderness First Aid course for scouts and scouters. Course Cost is 95.00 which is a 2 day Course and 25.00…

Merit Badge Counselor

Every Boy Scout Troop needs quality Merit Badge Counselors, the Talakto District also needs quality Merit Badge Counselors to serve on behalf of the District. It is a great opportunity…