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Training

Excellence Through Trained Leaders

Does Scouting have a measurable, positive impact in the character development of young people?  In a Tufts University study released in October 2015, youth who participated in Scouts were compared to those who had not.  After 3 years it was discovered Scouts were significantly and measurably kinder, more helpful, cheerful, trustworthy, obedient and hopeful than non-Scouts. 

Doesn’t it make sense then, that those who wish to be adult Scout leaders should apply themselves to becoming well-versed in the mission, values, aims and methods of this great movement?  The more effective we adults are at delivering the program, the more positive results we will see among our youth.

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What Do I Need To Do To Get Trained? 

National Office has created a list of trainings that need to be taken to be considered position trained. This list is broken down by program and provides the online training and classroom training numbers required.

Please choose your area of interest.
 

Cub Scout Leader Training Boy Scout Leader Training
Varsity Scout Leader Training Venturing Leader Training

Denver Area Council Distinguished Scouter and Distinguished Unit Award

Are you one of the elite and distinguished Scouters in the Council? How about your Unit? The Denver Area Council would like to recognize you. 

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District Training Chairman

District Name (link to email)
Council Chair Rick Byrd
Arapahoe District David Short
Centennial District Amanda Bauer
Frontier District Steve Powell
Gateway District vacant
Pioneer Trails District Randy Bruns
Timberline District Kathy Allen
Valley District Rusty Nelson

District Training Chairs: To request a training to be added or changed on the calendar, please follow the link below.

Training Request Form

Training Calendar

Join us for Youth Protection Training to be held on Saturday, October 27, 2018 from 9:00 - 11:00 am at Front Range Community College. This course...
We would like to welcome you to the 2018 University of Scouting! In addition to receiving a full day of fun with a variety of classes, handouts,...
2018 Valley District Merit Badge College The Annual Valley District Merit Badge College will be held at Front Range Community College. Online...
Course Description: This training introduces Cub Scout leaders and parents to the skills needed to plan and conduct pack outdoor activities,...
The Trainer’s EDGE is designed to build on basic skills gained in the Trainer Development Conference (TDC) and focus on improving your platform...
Calling All Scouters to the Spring Wood Badge Breakfast You are invited to attend the Wood Badge breakfast on Saturday, March 9, 2019 from 7:30 -...
2019 Spring Wood Badge Course Join us for two wonderful weekends enjoying Peaceful Valley Scout Ranch. The Spring Wood Badge Course is scheduled for...

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