STEM Councilor

How to Become a STEM Nova Counselor

 

 

1 - Create an account with My.Scouting.Org

Take Youth Protection Training - All Adults that work with Scout directly are required to take Youth Protection Training.

http://www.scouting.org/Training/YouthProtection.aspx

KEEP A COPY OF YOUR YPT CERTIFICATE

2 - STEM Nova Counselor Training
These courses are intended to provide training for STEM Nova counselors. 

The Nova counselor code is 58. 
Online training is now available at my.scouting.org  (click on “BSA Learn Center” then click on “STEM In Scouting”).

3 - STEM Supernova Mentor Training
This course is a self-study training course for STEM Supernova mentors

Supernova mentors must be 21 or older and be subject matter experts in a STEM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics) field and be registered under the new Supernova Mentor position code 52.

Online training is now available at my.scouting.org  (click on “BSA Learn Center” then click on “STEM In Scouting”).

4 - Fill out an Adult Application  Adult Application Form (download below)

Helpful Links

File Name Description
Boy Scout Unit Guide for STEM Nova Activities Boy Scout Unit Guide for STEM Nova Activities Download
Cub Scout Achievement Nova Breakdown Quick Reference Guide for Cub Scout Adventures that can also be used for a STEM Nova achievement Download
Cub Scout Unit Guide for STEM Nova Activities Cub Scout Unit Guide for STEM Nova Activities Download
Nova Cert Batch Print Sheet.xlsx Microsoft Excel Data Document for Batch Printing for large groups, the word document is the template certification.(Nova Cert Template for Batch Print) Download
Nova Cert Template for Batch Print.docx Microsoft Word Mail Merge Batch Nova Certificates for Large Groups - Requires Excel Dcoument for Data (Nova Cert Batch Print Sheet) Download
Nova Sign Off Sheet You may use the worksheets as sign offs however this format is more useful and acts like a "merit badge" sign off card. Download
PBS Online Episodes Listing PBS Online Episodes Associate with STEM Nova Download
Scouts BSA Merit Badge Breakdown Quick Reference Guide for Scout Merit Badges that can also be used for a STEM Nova achievement Download
STEM Super Nova Mentor Appllication Information Download
Supernova Mentors Guide Download