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Intro to Outdoor Leadership Skills-Soaring Eagle District

Intro to Outdoor Leadership Skills-Soaring Eagle District
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7/31/2017 8:00 AM
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10/10/2017 12:00 PM
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Flyer to share with your people  Introduction to Outdoor Leadership Skills SE Oct 13-14-2017  

Introduction to Outdoor Leader Skills will provide you with the basic outdoor skills needed to start and guide an outdoor program in accordance with BSA standards. The skills taught are based on the outdoor skills found in the Boy Scout Handbook to help you master basic camp skills required for Tenderfoot to First Class.  

When: October 13-14, 2017

Where: McFarland Living History Ranch 8899 Orr Road, Galt CA. 95632

Time: Friday Oct 13 Check-In and tent setup 5:15-5:55PM  Checkout Saturday Oct 14 5:00PM

  ****Eat Dinner prior to arriving on Friday night****     

Program starts at 6:00pm  

Investment: $20.00 includes cracker barrel on Friday night, Saturday breakfast and lunch, materials, great staff and alot of fun!

WHO SHOULD ATTEND? This training is required for Scoutmasters/Assist. Scoutmasters, and Varsity/Assist. Coaches and Leaders of the 11-year old scouts. We also encourage Venture Leaders who go camping and Parents/Committee members who support their unit leaders, to complete this outdoor training conducted over a 24 hours campout beginning Friday night at 6:00pm. You should come prepared to campout beginning Friday night at 6:00PM and eat before you arrive. Friday evening cracker barrel and Sat. breakfast and lunch will be provided. 

WHY? Instructors will help you learn how to set up camp, cook, and work with woods tools, and about ropes, planning campfire programs, map reading and compass skills, hiking and packing techniques, nature identification, and outdoor ethics. Each outdoor session will bring to life the pages of the Boy Scout Handbook to help you deliver the promise of Scouting to yourself and the youth you serve. It will increase your comfort level and give you confidence as a trained, skilled leader. The program will also give you the opportunity to work with other Scout leaders.

 WHAT SHOULD YOU BRING? All participants are required to bring a completed Medical  Form AB  MedicalformAB2016.pdf

A uniform (if you have one), sleeping bag, tent, ground cloth, pocket knife, compass, BSA Field book, BSA handbook, (share books) personal gear and first aid kit, flashlight, folding chair, insect repellent, water bottle, personal eating utensils, and a cooler with water/soft drinks. Check weather conditions for appropriate clothing as we will be camping outside.          

FOR ANY QUESTIONS about the course content, special dietary needs, physical restrictions, and other questions please contact Training Chair Diane Weiss at    209-327-4752 text/cell 

OR Soaring Eagle District Executive Abigail McCullough  916-929-1417

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$20.00 per Participant
Cancellation Policy
There are no refunds for this event for any reason. Another person may go in your place if you are unable to attend.


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