Category Archives: Training

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Family Friends of Scouting Training – Nov. RT

Good Evening,  First, thank you for everything that you do for Scouting.  This is a reminder that we will be having an in-person Round Table November 5th, 7:00p.m. at St. Thomas Episcopal Church…

Trainer’s EDGE course now open

The Trainer’s EDGE course is focused to provide and develop the training presentation skills for Trainers.  This includes Pack, Troop, and Crew leaders teaching Scout skills, Troop Guides, Adult leaders, and…

Training Opportunities

A Great Scout Deserves a Trained Leader. What training to you need to be more effective at delivering the Scouting program? What training do you want to have more fun…

A Year for Training

A YEAR FOR TRAINING The Greater Alabama Council has a packed year planned with training. Make sure to check out what we have to offer during the 12 months of…

Bushcraft 101

The Bushcraft School is on January 23, 2021, from 7:30 AM to 4:30 PM with round-robin skill stations featuring shelter building, fire starting, water purification, food hunting and gathering, and…

October Training News

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Wood Badge 2021

You’re invited to attend Wood Badge! Wood Badge is advanced Scout leader training that began in 1919 by Lord Baden-Powell, founder of Scouting and Wood Badge’s first director. It came…

Winter NYLT Course

Winter NYLT Course: January 16-18, February 13-15 NYLT is a six day, five night course that gives Scouts BSA, Sea Scouts, Explorers and Venturers methods, skills and experiences to become…

Powder Horn 2021

Powder Horn is a High Adventure Resource Management Course open to all Scouting Adults and Youth age 14 . Participants will learn the necessary skills to oversee a high adventure…

Adult Leader Position-Specific Training

Hello Scouters…..   The Talakto District will be holding Adult Leader Position-Specific training for Cub Scout, Scouts BSA, and Venturing leaders.  This training is the first of two elements of training…

Wood Badge Postponed

District Leaders, Jimmy Sneddon, the course director for the upcoming Wood Badge course, has asked me to send the following excerpt to you.  It is unfortunate, but given the current…

Wood Badge Registration Closes Soon

Wood Badge Course S9-120 is quickly filling up. Have you registered for this premiere leadership training course yet? If not you still have time! Registration will close February 29th! Be…