Training is an important part of learning to become an effective leader. The important scouting position you hold will be easier and more effective once you develop the skills necessary to deliver a quality scouting program every Cub Scout, Boy Scout, Sea Scout, and Venturer desires. Every youth member of Scouting deserves a Trained Leader.
Youth Protection Training
Youth Protection training is required for all registered Scout volunteers and must be completed every two years. At all times, youth safety is the number one priority. At the same time, adults need to know the rules for keeping themselves safe, too. Comprehensive Youth Protection training teaches all the do’s and don’ts of working with youth. The training is offered through the Online Learning Center, or it may be taken as part of a district or council training course. The online training takes about 35 minutes to complete at:
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The Michigan Crossroads Council provides training courses for every position in Scouting. The calendar below will help you find the courses you need for your current or future position, when they are scheduled, and contact information if you have questions about training courses offered in your area.