Training

Leader Specific Training Courses

Cub Scout, Boy Scout, Outdoor and more!

Check these District pages for dates, times and locations.
Algonquian District
Pioneer Trails District
Potawatomi District
Dunes Moraine District


2016 Venturing Leader Specific Training- Calling all Venturing Leaders!  Venturing Leader Training will be held on February 27, 2016 from 10:00 am- 3:00 pm EST in Mishawaka.  There is no fee for this training and a complimentary lunch will be provided.  Come join in the fellowship, sharing, and training topics designed specifically for Venturing Leaders.  Pre-registration is required by Feb. 19.  For more information and registration form, please see the flyer below.

(click here for flyer and registration form)



Leader Specific Training Courses Available Online

You can now complete many leader specific training courses at your convenience through the BSA "Scouting U Learning Site".  

To access:

  1. Visit my.scouting.org and log in. Click the Youth Protection Logo or the Leader Training image on the right side.
  2. If needed, log in again (using the same my.scouting credentials) to the Scouting U site.
  3. Use the Course Catalog to choose learning plans
  4. Access your coursework at the "My Learning" link at the top of the page
  5. Learn!

If your BSA Member ID number is properly associated with your my.scouting account, your coursework will automatically update in the system. If not, print or screen shot the certificate completion and present it to your unit leader, district training committee, or your district professional for entry.

Training is a vital component to all levels of the "Journey to Excellence" (JTE) program and gives you the tools to deliver a program that will retain your scouts. 

Please contact your district training staff if you have any questions:

Potawatomi District - Don Jozwiak

Algonquian District - Joe Wilfing

Pioneer Trails - Mike Smith

Dunes Moraine - Ed Witte, ewwitte@comcast.net


Now Available!  New National Cub Scout Web Site
Valuable support and resources for den and pack leaders to provide high quality program
  • Learning Library
  • Den and Pack Meeting Plans
  • Cub Hub blog with tons of ideas

Click below to visit CubScouts.org



Youth Protection Training - Mandatory for all registered adults

Youth Protection Policies 
Take Youth Protection Online at My.Scouting.org

Youth Protection Reporting Procedures



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