Saturday, August 26, 2017 from 12:00 – 4:00 pm
New World United Methodist Church Room 24 (2201 N. Davis Dr., Arlington, TX 76012)
The course is FREE, but registration is requested for planning purposes. Register online here.
This is the first part of the three-part train-the trainer continuum (T3) in Scouting and is intended for both youth and adult trainers. This session is designed to introduce new Scouting trainers to teaching techniques and skills. The second part is Trainer’s Edge taught at the Council Level. The third part of the continuum is the Master Trainer course taught at one of the BSA’s national volunteer training centers or a regional “cluster council” course.
Objectives The purpose of this course is to introduce experienced Scouters and Scouts to the skills needed to provide effective training. Participants after the training will:
- Understand the principles of how people learn.
- Understand four primary methods of instruction used by the BSA.
- Practice the BSA’s training techniques.
The Training is good for any Youth or Adult that might be involved in teaching or instructing other scouts or scouters. Den Leaders, Asst. DL, Den Chiefs, Scoutmasters, Asst. SM, Troop Guides, Instructors, Patrol Leaders, Jr. Asst. SM, Varsity Coaches and Asst., Crew Advisors and Asst. Crew Guide.
This Training is required for Pack Trainers.