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<center><big>New Leader Training is comprised of [[Fast Start Training]], [[Basic Leader Training]], and [[Leader Specific Training]].</big></center><br>
<center><big>New Leader Training is comprised of [[Fast Start Training]], [[Basic Leader Training]], and [[Leader Specific Training]].</big></center><br>
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New Leader Training helps [[leaders]] easily graduate through the courses quickly and with little duplication. New Leaders will participate in the same [[New Leader Essentials]] and [[Youth Protection Training]] but have [[Fast Start Training]] and [[Leader Specific Training]] tailored for their position:
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The New Leader Training helps [[leaders]] easily graduate through the courses quickly and with little duplication.
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[[Fast Start Training]] is the first step for all new volunteer as soon as they register and before he or she meets with any youth member. Fast Start Training is tailored to the leader's position:
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The New Leader Training package provides the district training committee with tools to achieve 100 percent trained unit volunteers. It begins with the existing [[Fast Start Training]], continues through [[New Leader Essentials]], and is followed by [[Leader Specific Training]] for each adult's role in the unit.
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Here is a brief overview of the components of the training continuum.
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Training continues through the two parts of [[Basic Leader Training]]. The first part of Basic Leader Training is the general [[New Leader Essentials]] which highlights the values, aims, history, funding, and methods of Scouting. The second part is [[Leader Specific Training]] which provides more specialized information about the leade's particular position and an introduction to outdoor leader skills and [[Wood Badge]].
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*[[Fast Start Training]] is the first step for any new volunteer and is to be delivered immediately after a new leader registers and before he or she meets with any youth member.
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All [[leaders]] should also complete [[Youth Protection Training]].
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* [[Basic Leader Training]] has two parts:
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:* [[New Leader Essentials]] highlights the values, aims, history, funding, and methods of Scouting.
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:* [[Leader Specific Training]] provides the specialized knowledge a new leader needs.
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These training courses include leader specific training for Cub Scout, Boy Scout, and Venturing leaders; an introduction to outdoor leader skills and [[Wood Badge]].
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All [[leaders]] need to also complete [[Youth Protection Training]].
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==See also==
==See also==
{{Outdoor Training Links}}
{{Outdoor Training Links}}

Revision as of 23:53, February 20, 2009

New Leader Training is comprised of Fast Start Training, Basic Leader Training, and Leader Specific Training.

The New Leader Training helps leaders easily graduate through the courses quickly and with little duplication.

Fast Start Training is the first step for all new volunteer as soon as they register and before he or she meets with any youth member. Fast Start Training is tailored to the leader's position:

Cubmaster/Assistant Tiger Den Leader Webelos Den Leader Wolf/Bear Den Leader
Pack Committee Boy Scout Leader Venturing Leader Unit Commissioner

Training continues through the two parts of Basic Leader Training. The first part of Basic Leader Training is the general New Leader Essentials which highlights the values, aims, history, funding, and methods of Scouting. The second part is Leader Specific Training which provides more specialized information about the leade's particular position and an introduction to outdoor leader skills and Wood Badge.

All leaders should also complete Youth Protection Training.

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See also

Online or classroom Leader Training

Youth protection (MANDATORY) – every registered adult must be re-certified every two years.

New Leader Training for new Cub Scout, Boy Scout, Varsity Scout and Venturing leaders includes:

BSA Online Learning Center – provides a variety of materials courses.

Outdoor Leader Training

In addition to fulfilling other requirements, some unit leaders need outdoor-specific training.

Other outdoor-related links

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